Office Bearers

The TDLA Executive Committee

Michael Murray


This is Michael’s fourth year on the TDLA committee, having joined as a general Committee Member in 2015, and being elected Secretary of the TDLA in 2016 and 2017.  Michael joined the TDLA to work with members to promote the interests of the profession in North Queensland. Michael also hopes to strengthen ties between pro bono legal services in Townsville, James Cook University and the private profession. Michael is a member of the general civil law team at Townsville Community Legal Service Inc. Prior to this, Michael worked in private practice for a number of years.

Callum Argaet


Callum is a Solicitor at Wilson Ryan Grose Lawyers. This is Callum's third year on the TDLA Executive Committee. Callum was elected as a general committee member of the TDLA in 2017. Callum hopes to continue providing access to professional development courses to the local profession. 

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Monique Sheppard



Sarah Singh


Monique is a Prosecutor working at the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions. This is Monique's second year on the TDLA Committee and her first year on the Executive Committee

    Sarah is an Associate at Slater & Gordon Lawyers. This is Sarah's second year on the TDLA Committee and her first on the executive. 

    Mark Fenlon

    Immediate Past President

    Mark is a Prosecutor working for the Queensland Police Service. Prior to this, Mark worked in private practice in Townsville. This is Mark's third year on the TDLA Committee. In his role as President, Mark hopes to build stronger ties between Government Legal Officers and the TDLA, as well as provide representation for Government Legal Officers on the TDLA Committee and in the Townsville District.