Mr Kim Morrissey
William Deane Chambers
|Contact||Phone 02 9231 0077
Fax 02 9235 1492
|Clerk||Belinda Lyus, Lyus Legal 0414 717 271|
|Call to the Bar||1974|
|Areas of Practice||
• Commercial Law
• Criminal Law
• Wills and Probate
Graduate in Arts and Law of the Australian National University, Canberra.
First admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of the ACT in 1974 and as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW in 1974, and of the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory in 1988.
Practised as a litigation solicitor in partnership in Sydney (1978 - 1985) before commencing at the Sydney Bar in 1985. Since admission as a barrister I have developed a wide practice, which includes Wills and Probate (including contesting a will and Family Provision Act claims) , Equity and Trusts, Commercial Law (including contractual disputes and business disputes), negligence law and criminal law.
Kim has acted for clients who reside outside of N.S.W., in other states and territories of Australia, and overseas, either "ex-pats", or permanent residents of an overseas country who are involved in a matter in a court in New South Wales.
He has served as a member of a Professional Conduct Committee of the NSW Bar Association and an occasional instructor with the Readers' Program of the NSW Bar Association. I have been an arbitrator since 1983 and a mediator since 1985.
Kim is also a member of the Pro Bono panel of the N.S.W. Supreme Court and the District Court of N.S.W. He delivers lectures to solicitors and other barristers as part of their professional requirements to have ongoing legal education and has published and presented a number of papers relating to litigation skills to legal practitioners in N.S.W. and the A.C.T.