Dr. Allison Stanfield

Principal Lawyer & Founder SG Legal Services

Dr Allison Stanfield has over 24 years' experience as a lawyer and in business, with a unique expertise in electronic evidence and ediscovery.

Allison has over 24 years' experience as a lawyer & in business, and maintains a passion for cyber law including electronic evidence and intellectual property. Allison runs her own independent law firm, SG Legal and is a Senior Lawyer with specialist estate planning firm View Legal.

Allison maintains a unique expertise in electronic evidence and is an expert in e.contracts, e.signatures and e.discovery. In 2015, Allison completed her PhD in the authentication of electronic evidence.

Prior to founding SG Legal, Allison founded and ran e.law, a niche legal technology company, and also worked in top-tier and mid-tier law firms and as Registrar of the Court of Appeal (Qld). e.law won an iAward for innovation in court technology and ran a number of high profile technology court matters such as the HIH Royal Commission and Channel 7 v News Limited trial. Allison also consulted to courts & tribunals on the implementation of technology, including the Federal Court, state Supreme Courts & international courts.

Allison has previously been a Telstra Business Women's finalist & an Outstanding Alumni at QUT.