Linda holds a Degree in Bachelor of Law & Legal Practice and was admitted to practice as a Barrister and Solicitor in 2004.

Since that time she has specialised in Family Law .


Linda first worked in the Child Support Agency and then started work at Nelson & Co Solicitors in 2005 where she then became a Partner in 2010 to 2018.

In 2019 Linda took over the practice of Nelson & Co Solicitors and is starting this new venture as a Sole Practitioner in Awkar & Co.  

Linda will continue to provide expert advice in all family law issues including complex financial cases.

Linda’s aim is to provide you with the most cost effective and timely resolution of your family law issues and will always aim to negotiate your matter for your best outcome. 

She is very experienced in negotiating and assisting clients to reach agreement with respect to property settlement, spousal maintenance, children’s issues, de facto property settlement and child support matters.

She also represents clients in family law mediation conferences both legally aided and privately funded.

The Legal Services Commission of South Australia often refers clients to Linda for representation.

Linda is a Member of the Law Society of South Australia and the Family Law Section of the Law Council of South Australia.


Natasha is the Office Manager at Awkar & Co. She has previously worked in HR, Accounts and Office Admin and has a passion for social media. 

While Natasha has a real interest in family law and office management, she is currently completing her Diploma in Conveyancing. 

Rebekah Day

Rebekah has worked in the Legal industry for over 20 years and has experience in most areas of law. 

Rebekah has also worked in the Property industry, however her pet hate is conveyancing. 

Rebekah joined the team in December 2020 and will be your first point of contact. 


Address: Level 1, 4 Smart Road

Modbury SA 5092

Phone: 08 8263 2444

Email: office@awkarco.com.au

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation