Ms Caroline E Kirton QC

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Caroline is experienced in a diverse variety of civil and commercial litigation, particularly in Technology and Construction Law disputes.  Caroline is a Victorian Bar representative on the Supreme Court’s Technology Engineering and Construction List Users Group and is the Chair of the Commercial Bar Association’s Construction Law Section.

Caroline appears in the superior State and Federal jurisdictions and also in arbitrations.  Caroline has been a Nationally Accredited Mediator since 2008 and regularly acts as mediator or appears for clients in mediations involving substantial disputes.

In 2012 Caroline was awarded a Women Lawyers Achievement Award for General Excellence and also the Building Dispute Practitioners Society’s Editors Award for the best journal contribution.

Caroline is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and an accredited Arbitrator in the Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators List of Arbitrators maintained pursuant to Regulation 67B of the Family Law Regulations 1984 (Cth).

 



 

 

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.

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  • Admitted to Practice
    07 April 1988
  • First Signing Bar Roll
    29 November 1990
  • Date Appointed Silk
    22 November 2011
  • Qualifications
    BA (Hons), LLB, LLM

Areas of Speciality

  • Building & Construction
  • Environment & Planning
  • Equity
  • Insurance & Professional Negligence
  • Property & Probate

Areas of Mediation

  • Building & Construction
  • Environment & Planning
  • Equity
  • Insurance & Professional Negligence
  • Property & Probate