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Chambers Asia Pacific 2016 - Leading Firm

Chambers Asia Pacific 2016 - Leading Firm

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016 - Leading Firm

About us

Kennedys' Sydney office specialises in insurance law litigation and reputational risks. We deliver expert legal advice and representation throughout Australia and the region. Clients include:

  • Australian and international insurers and reinsurers
  • Leading businesses in the Asia Pacific region - transnational corporates, major construction companies, private healthcare facilities, national sporting bodies
  • High profile individuals and household-name organisations

Our specialist legal services span insurance and reinsurance, construction, commerce, employment, financial services, healthcare, sport and media, reputation and brand management, with a particular focus on dispute resolution and litigation.

Kennedys Sydney has quickly grown to 9 partners and our team of 25 lawyers brings a wealth of private practice and in-house counsel experience gained both in Australia and internationally.

News

7 February 2018
We are pleased to announce that we have strengthened our commercial litigation capabilities with the arrival of a four-strong team to our Lima office, headed by Tabata Arteta who joins as a partner.
5 February 2018
We are pleased to announce that our significant growth in Australia has continued with the appointment of a large team of healthcare and employment law specialists — including three partners, six lawyers and four support staff – formerly of TressCox. They join our Melbourne office today.
8 January 2018
Ten or so years ago, insurers began slowly to ask their legal advisors about technology and innovation. In those early days, such matters were generally addressed as part of a legal services tender. The questions themselves, perhaps by today’s standards, could be said to have been naïve. They included, “tell us what you mean by innovation”, or “what guidance can you give to us about innovating for the future”.
 

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