National Secretary of the Australian Greens: 2017-18
National Deputy Secretary of the Australian Greens: 2016-17
Previous parliamentary seats contested: 2016 Dobell (Federal House of Representatives), 2017 Gosford (NSW Legislative Assembly).
Abigail holds a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Macquarie University 1995 and Bachelor of Laws, University of New South Wales 1999. She is qualified to practise law in New South Wales, England and Wales. Abigail has worked as a Solicitor at Mallesons Sydney, 1998-2003; Blake Dawson Sydney, 2003-2004; Freshfields London, 2004-2005. She was a Capital Products Structurer at UBS London, 2005-2006, then Counsel at Allen & Overy (London, Sydney), 2007-2018.
Abigail's areas of policy interest include climate change, economic inequality, domestic and family violence, animal welfare, disability and young people.
Video of first speech
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.