Jeff Shortland, Solicitor
Jeff was born in Werribee, Victoria into a military family. His formative years were spent in Gippsland, Newcastle, regional Northern Territory and Canberra. Jeff has himself served ten years in the Regular Army, serving in Puckapunyal, Townsville, Canberra and Bungendore.
Jeff commenced his legal studies in 2013 through the University of New England. He completed his graduate qualifications with the Australian National University in 2019. Over the course of his studies, Jeff continued his association with the military, both as an active member of the Army Reserve and as Public Servant supporting the Department of Defence, Legal Division.
Jeff was admitted to practice as a solicitor in July 2020. He is interested in veteran’s support issues and has experience in the Law of Public Administration and General Litigation.