Lauren is a Lecturer at UNSW Law. Lauren researches in the areas of environmental law and environmental governance, native title, Indigenous rights and administrative law. Lauren holds a Bachelor of Arts (History) focusing on Indigenous history and a Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours, both from the University of Western Australia (UWA). Following graduation from university, Lauren served as the Principal Associate to Chief Justice Wayne Martin of the Supreme Court of WA and then worked as an environmental law solicitor at a top tier firm in Sydney. Lauren has previously worked as a Lecturer in Law at UWA and the Australian National University.