The Best Lawyers in Australia 2022

Congratulations to the 10 Kennedys lawyers that have been recognised in the Best Lawyers in Australia 2022 edition, with our lawyers achieving 15 individual recognitions in total.

A special mention to partner Chris Finn and special counsel Nicholas Blackmore who have been recognised as “Lawyer of the Year” in their areas of expertise. Also, senior partner Patrick George who has been ranked for 10 years consecutively, Michael Kavanagh and Justin Le Blond who have been listed for the last 5 years consecutively. The full results are listed below.

Lawyer of the Year Awards

  • Chris Finn – Personal Injury Litigation (Sydney)
  • Nicholas Blackmore - Privacy and Data Security Law (Melbourne)

Other Awards

  • Matt Andrews, Partner - Insurance Law | Professional Malpractice Litigation
  • Chris Finn, Partner - Insurance Law | Personal Injury Litigation
  • Patrick George, Partner - Defamation and Media Law | Sports Law
  • Michael Kavanagh, Partner - Insurance Law | Personal Injury Litigation
  • Jane Kupsch, Partner - Class Action Litigation
  • Justin Claude Le Blond, Partner - Labour and Employment Law
  • Penny Taylor, Partner - Insurance Law
  • Beth Altson, Special Counsel - Medical Negligence
  • Nicholas Blackmore, Special Counsel - Information Technology Law | Privacy and Data Security Law
  • Sheena Leibowitz, Special Counsel - Insurance Law