Kennedys partners and senior staff listed in Best Lawyers Australia and Best Lawyers Ones to Watch 2023

Congratulations to the 15 Kennedys lawyers recognised by their peers in the 2023 edition of Best Lawyers in Australia and the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers 'Ones to Watch', both published on 21 April 2022.

Our team in Australia has been recognised in 11 practice area categories:

1.  Insurance Law

2.  Defamation and Media Law

3.  Class Action Litigation

4.  Construction/Infrastructure Law

5.  Litigation

6.  Medical Negligence

7.  Personal Injury Litigation

8.  Professional Malpractice Litigation

9.  Privacy and Data Security Law

10. Information Technology Law

11. Sports Law

Best Lawyers Australia

Matt Andrews, Partner | Insurance Law | Professional Malpractice Litigation  

Chris Finn, Partner | Insurance Law | Personal Injury Litigation (Recognised for 5+ years)

Patrick George, Partner | Defamation and Media Law | Sports Law (Recognised for 15 years)

Michael Kavanagh, Partner | Insurance Law | Personal Injury Litigation (Recognised for 10 years)

Jane Kupsch, Partner | Class Action Litigation

Penny Taylor, Partner | Construction/Infrastructure Law | Insurance Law | Professional Malpractice Litigation

Beth Altson, Special Counsel | Medical Negligence

Nicholas Blackmore, Special Counsel | Information Technology Law | Privacy and Data Security law

Sheena Leibowitz, Special Counsel | Insurance Law (Recognised for 5+ years)

Best Lawyers 'Ones to Watch'

The inaugural edition Best Lawyers 'One’s to Watch' recognises lawyers who have been in practice for three-eight years and shown “outstanding professional excellence” in their early careers. 

Rosie-Blakey-Scholes, Senior Associate | Insurance Law | Litigation

Zoe Cunich, Senior Associate | Insurance Law

Nicholas Driver, Senior Associate | Litigation

Ingrid Kristiansen, Senior Associate | Insurance Law | Medical Negligence

Beth O’Connor, Senior Associate | Insurance Law | Medical Negligence

Ashleigh Weaver, Associate | Litigation