Councillors

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


Headshots_CarolineCaroline 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
Company Secretary and Treasurer

John is the Company Secretary and 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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Headshots_AlbertAlbert Monichino QC
Immediate Past President

Albert is the Immediate Past President of CIArb Australia. A Grade 1 Arbitrator and Advanced Mediator, he was  appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2010.  With over  25 years’ experience, he practises as a barrister, arbitrator and mediator in Australia and overseas.
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Headshots_BethBeth Cubitt
National Councillor

Beth is a partner in Clyde & Co Australia’s projects and construction group, in Perth. Beth specialises in construction and engineering law with...
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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...
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Headshots_SandrahSandrah Foda
National Councillor

ExpertiseBankruptcy, Building and Construction, Commercial, Contracts, Corporate Insolvency, Corporations Law, Domestic Arbitration, Equity...
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Kristian MaleyKristian Maley
National Councillor

Kristian is a member of Jones Day’s Global Disputes team and is based in Perth.
In addition to being a councilor of CIArb Australia...
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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_ColinProf Colin Roberts
National Councillor

Professor Roberts, who mostly lives in Perth, is a National Councillor of the CIArb Australia.
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Gordon SmithGordon Smith
National Councillor

Gordon is a barrister & solicitor, arbitrator and adjudicator. He has practised in Australia, Singapore and Hong Kong.
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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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