About Joanne O'Brien
Joanne is a Senior Associate with Brisbane law firm Carne Reidy Herd. She has an extensive practice across the not-for-profit sector particularly in the aged care and retirement village segment. Joanne is experienced in advising Boards on a range of issues including reviewing and improving constitutions, organisational restructuring, converting from one legal structure to another, mergers and acquisitions, tax endorsements, legal compliance and risk management. Her work is a reflection of a personal desire to work with the community and philanthropic sectors as a way of improving their performance but also putting some meaning into professional life.