Lauren graduated with a Bachelor of Arts/ Bachelor of Law from the University of Tasmania in 2005 and was admitted to practice in 2006. Lauren is currently a Senior Associate at Rae & Partners Lawyers where she has been employed since her admission. Lauren primarily practices in the areas of family law and civil litigation.
Lauren was appointed a member of the Council of the Law Society in 2013.
She is also actively involved in various organisations and committees in the Launceston community, including currently being the secretary of Mudlark Theatre Inc, and a board member of the Junctions Arts Festival.