Carla is a Solicitor practicing exclusively in our Family Law department, and works under Partner Nevine Youssef at our Campbelltown office. Carla joined the Marsdens team in 2018. Prior to joining Marsdens Law Group, Carla gained invaluable exposure to various areas of family law practice by working in boutique firms in both Western Sydney and the Sydney CBD.

Carla holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Media Arts and Production, from the University of Technology, Sydney.  After graduating, Carla was admitted to practice in February 2017. That same year, Carla’s name was entered on the Register of Practitioners in the High Court of Australia. 

Carla has worked exclusively in Family Law since 2014 and is dedicated to adopting a compassionate approach to clients’ needs whilst providing a sensible and cost-efficient outcome.  In her spare time, Carla enjoys going on spontaneous road trips and hikes with her husband and creating her own cocktail recipes.

Community and Professional Associations:

  • Member of the Law Society of New South Wales
  • Member of the New South Wales Young Lawyers Association
  • Member of South West Networking Group- Campbelltown Chapter
  • Volunteer for the Benevolent Society Legal Outreach Program



Testimonial: August 2020

“I would like to say that if it wasn’t for Carla reassuring me over the phone, i would have given up, every one i spoke to regarding this issue was more than happy to help me.  I would not hesitate to call Marsdens again, the experience i had was a positive one.  Once again thank you for your help.  Pamela Johnston”