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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Headshots_StephenDr Stephen Lee
Vice President
Stephen is a Vice President of CIArb Australia and Chair of the Education Committee. He is a  Barrister, Mediator and Arbitrator.  He has practised at the Queensland Bar for over 19 years. Stephen has practised as a lawyer with Morris, Fletcher & Cross in Brisbane...
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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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Julia DreostiJulia Dreosti
National Councillor
Julia Dreosti is a Principal at Lipman Karas, a specialist investigative litigation practice...Read more »

brenda horriganBrenda Horrigan
National Councillor
Brenda is Head of International Arbitration (Australia) of Herbert Smith Freehills. Brenda specialises in international arbitration, with a particular focus on disputes involving emerging markets, and has worked from the US, Paris, Moscow, Shanghai and now Sydney.
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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...Read more »

Headshots_ColinProf Colin Roberts
National Councillor
Professor Roberts, who mostly lives in Perth, is a National Councillor of the CIArb Australia.Read more »

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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