Councillors

The Councillors of CIArb Australia are elected at the Annual General Meeting of the Branch.  The current Councillors are listed below.


caroline kenny qcCaroline Kenny QC
President
Caroline is the President of CIArb Australia.  She has 30 years' experience as a barrister, arbitrator and mediator. She has practised in Australia, New York and London. She was appointed...
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Headshots_JamesJames Healy
Vice President
James is a Vice President of CIArb Australia and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Prior to joining the bar in 2010, James was a partner of a national law firm and assisted clients...
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leon chungLeon Chung
Vice President
Leon is a Vice President of CIArb Australia and partner at Herbert Smith Freehills. He has particular expertise in alternative dispute resolution processes including international arbitration, expert determination and mediation...
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Headshots_John'John K Arthur
Treasurer
John is the Treasurer of CIArb Australia.  He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and ACICA and a barrister and member of the Victorian Bar of over 24 years' standing.
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vicky priskichDr Vicky Priskich
Company Secretary
Vicky Priskich is Company Secretary of CIArb Australia, a national councilor of CIArb Australia and the CIArb Australia State Convenor for Victoria. She practices as a barrister and arbitrator.
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Headshots_SimonSimon Davis
National Councillor
Simon is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrations, national councillor of the Australia Branch, and a barrister specialising in commercial...
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Headshots_JoJo Delaney
National Councillor
Jo Delaney is Special Counsel in the Sydney office of Baker & McKenzie. She has 15 years of experience as counsel in complex cross-border disputes based in Sydney and London...
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nicholas floreaniNicholas Floreani
National Councillor
Nick is a barrister, arbitrator and adjudicator with over 15 years' experience in disputes concerning the engineering, construction, oil & gas, mining, defence and general commercial sectors...
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Tom FrenchTom French
National Councillor
Tom specialises in commercial dispute resolution (including litigation, arbitration, and adjudication) in projects & construction, energy & resources, and professional practices...
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Kristian MaleyKristian Maley
National Councillor 
Kristian's practice focuses on resolving construction disputes on major projects across the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors.
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Julia DreostiDr Shane Monks
National Councillor
Shane has practised at the Queensland Bar since January 2005. He has a predominantly commercial practice...
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Headshots_DamianDamian Sturzaker
National Councillor
Damian is a national councillor of the Australia Branch and the head of the Dispute Resolution team at Marque Lawyers, where he specialises in...
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frances williamsFrances Williams
National Councillor
Frances Williams is a Partner of Corrs Chambers Westgarth in the Commercial Litigation group, and has a practice focussing on all forms of dispute resolution for commercial, construction and regulatory clients...
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