Caroline Kenny QC
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Admitted:
4 Mar 1985
Bar:
24 Nov 1988
Silk:
26 Nov 2008
Location:
Room 1403/1404, Owen Dixon Chambers West,
525 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
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PROFILE

 Profile

Caroline Kenny has more than 25 years' experience as a barrister and has practised in Australia, New York and London. Prior to being called to the Bar Caroline worked for Sullivan & Cromwell in New York and was a Senior Associate at Herbert Geer (now Thomson Geer). She is also admitted to practice in England and Wales, New York and Dubai. Caroline read with Mr Neil Young QC in Victoria and with Mr Philip Coppel QC in London.

At the Victorian Bar Caroline practises predominantly in commercial and administrative law in the Supreme Court and the Federal Court, with occasional appearances in the High Court. She is an experienced trial advocate, having been retained in complex applications, trials and appeals for governments, government agencies and private sector clients throughout her career at the Bar. She has experience in all kinds of applications, including interlocutory injunctions, Mareva injunctions, Anton Pillar orders, receivership and administration applications. She frequently appears in appeals, applications for leave to appeal and applications during appeals. Her experience as an appellate advocate extends to special leave applications and appeals in the High Court.

Caroline is an experienced mediator and arbitrator. She is the President of the Australian branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators,  a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Australian Centre For Commercial Arbitration.  Caroline is on panels of arbitrators of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA), the Hong Kong International Arbitrator Centre (HKIAC) ,the Beijing International  Arbitration Centre (BIAC) and the Pacific International Arbitration Centre (PIAC).  She has experience both as sole and presiding arbitrator in complex international commercial arbitrations.  She is on the Approved Faculty of the London branch of CIArb and is the Course Director for the Diploma Course in International Arbitration, the Award Writing Course and the Accelerated Route to Fellowship Course.  She has taught the Diploma course in Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong and Oxford.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Appellate
Commercial Law
Common Law
Equity & Trusts
Public Law & Administrative Law

Profile1

 Profile

Caroline Kenny has more than 25 years' experience as a barrister and has practised in Australia, New York and London. Prior to being called to the Bar Caroline worked for Sullivan & Cromwell in New York and was a Senior Associate at Herbert Geer (now Thomson Geer). She is also admitted to practice in England and Wales, New York and Dubai. Caroline read with Mr Neil Young QC in Victoria and with Mr Philip Coppel QC in London.

At the Victorian Bar Caroline practises predominantly in commercial and administrative law in the Supreme Court and the Federal Court, with occasional appearances in the High Court. She is an experienced trial advocate, having been retained in complex applications, trials and appeals for governments, government agencies and private sector clients throughout her career at the Bar. She has experience in all kinds of applications, including interlocutory injunctions, Mareva injunctions, Anton Pillar orders, receivership and administration applications. She frequently appears in appeals, applications for leave to appeal and applications during appeals. Her experience as an appellate advocate extends to special leave applications and appeals in the High Court.

Caroline is an experienced mediator and arbitrator. She is the President of the Australian branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators,  a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Australian Centre For Commercial Arbitration.  Caroline is on panels of arbitrators of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA), the Hong Kong International Arbitrator Centre (HKIAC) ,the Beijing International  Arbitration Centre (BIAC) and the Pacific International Arbitration Centre (PIAC).  She has experience both as sole and presiding arbitrator in complex international commercial arbitrations.  She is on the Approved Faculty of the London branch of CIArb and is the Course Director for the Diploma Course in International Arbitration, the Award Writing Course and the Accelerated Route to Fellowship Course.  She has taught the Diploma course in Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong and Oxford.

To upload Caroline's CV click here.  For a list of cases in which Caroline has been involved click here.

 

 

Arbitration Qualifications

  • CIArb (Fellow)