The Women in Business Regional Network’s membership is continually growing with a number of professionals joining the group. Among them is Elise Thomson, the founder of law firm Thomson & Associates at McLaren Vale.
Name: Elise Thomson
Business Name: Thomson & Associates
Phone: 7082 3728
Address: 184 Main Road, McLaren Vale SA 5171 (from 1 June 2019) currently at Suite 3A, 15 Fullarton Road, Kent Town SA 5067
What does your business do? We provide affordable and efficient legal services with a focus on family law, wills and estates and conveyancing.
What area do you serve? Adelaide, Southern Suburbs and Fleurieu
How long have you been in business? 7 months
Did you found the business? Yes
Up to 5 dot points about your business journey:
- Career in Commonwealth education prior to raising four children;
- Entered the workforce as a single mother;
- Self-taught in administration and accounting
- Career in finance administration prior to attending university as a mature age student
- Current career in law, providing affordable legal services
Name two things you’ve learned from your business journey
- Not all employers are created equal
- Balancing life priorities comes first
Why did you join the Women in Business Network? Networking with local business women in a relaxed and supportive environment.