Ruth Single – Solicitor
Family Law Specialist
Gosford, Central Coast
Practical, compassionate, communicator…
Ruth completed her secondary studies at Terrigal High school, and in 1987 completed 3 years nursing training at Royal North Shore Hospital. She then embarked on a long career as a Registered Nurse, working mostly at Royal North Shore and Gosford Hospitals, while completing a Graduate Certificate in Advance Generalist Nursing and a Master of Clinical Nursing.
In 2005 Ruth enrolled at Macquarie University, graduating with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours), and in July 2010 was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales.
Ruth joined the NSW Crown Solicitor’s Office in the Child Protection Team, and joined Brazel Moore Lawyers in December 2010 as a valued member of our Family Law team. Ruth has now expanded on her role at Brazel Moore Lawyers to include Wills & Estates and Family Provision Act Claims.
Areas of practice
Ruth has experience in the following areas of practice:
- Wills & Estates
- Challenging Wills
- Child Protection
- Parenting matters in a child welfare context
- Separation and Divorce
Special attributes Ruth brings to assisting clients
A background in nursing has given Ruth the ability to help people who are experiencing difficult circumstances and emotional upheaval in their lives.
She is able to listen carefully to her client’s needs to understand and empathise with them but at the same time provide practical down to earth solutions to their legal problems.
Ruth is committed to providing efficient and prompt service whilst minimising the cost to her clients.