I am a Principal of Russell Kennedy Lawyers, with a legal practice based in Melbourne and Canberra.
As Practice Group Leader of the PUBLIC LAW, LITIGATION & AGED CARE team at RUSSELL KENNEDY I lead an experienced group of talented lawyers. We provide specialist legal services to Commonwealth and Victorian Government Departments and Statutory Authorities, Aged Care Providers, Health and Hospital Services, and SMEs.
I was named in the 2012, 2013 and 2014 Best Lawyers in Australia List for Health and Aged Care Law; and Government Practice in 2014
In 2014 I was named as Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year, Health and Aged Care Law, Melbourne".
In 2013 I received the Law Institute of Victoria President's Award for Mentor of the Year.
In 2014 we won the BRW Client Choice Award for the Best Provider to the Government and Community Sector.
I am also the Principal responsible for the Pro Bono program. Our Pro Bono program consistently delivers amongst the highest hours per lawyer of pro bono legal services of all law firms in Australia.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Health & Aged Care Law
Government Practice & Public Law
Administrative Law & Statutory Interpretation
Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution
Health professions regulation and professional conduct