Matthew Elvin

Principal Lawyer

Matthew Elvin is the founding and Principal Lawyer at Elvin Lawyers. Matthew comes from a background in Court litigation and disputes. He has personally successfully represented clients in most Victorian Courts, from the local Magistrates’ Courts up to the Supreme Court of Victoria.

Skye Wylde

Senior Family and

Relationship Lawyer

Skye heads our family law department. With a wealth of experience in most areas of law, Skye is particularly passionate about family law, being her primary area of practice. Skye advises clients in relation to complex property matters, parenting matters and family violence protection orders.

Melissa Morton


Melissa advises clients in business/commercial law, civil disputes and wills and estates.

Melissa prides herself on her sound legal knowledge from which she provides clients with practical, sensible and down to earth advice. This knowledge also translates to pragmatic solutions that are tailored to each individual client’s needs.

Jackie Smith


Jackie is a Family and Relationship Lawyer. 

Having previously practised in general commercial law, wills & estates and conveyancing, Jackie brings a diverse range of skills and knowledge to her family law practice. Her goal is to provide clear and comprehensive advice to clients while helping them navigate the emotionally challenging family law process.

Merida Anderson

Practice Manager

Merida works closely with Principal Matthew Elvin to create and implement strategy for business development, human resources, client experience, and risk management at Elvin Lawyers.

Lisa Betts

Legal Assistant

Lisa works alongside Skye and Jackie in the Family Law department to assist with the day-to-day management of files and organisation of the department.