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Andrew
Kirby

Andrew practises in banking and finance matters and also has extensive experience in property, equity, corporations and insolvency.

Andrew brings expert experience to his banking and finance cases having worked previously as an investment banker in London and Australia. This experience provides him with a strong knowledge of finance, investment and accounting issues.

He is currently Chairman of the Banking and Finance section of the Commercial Bar Association. In this area he has particular expertise in cases involving professional negligence of financial advisors, as well as debt recovery, security enforcement and cheque/mistaken payment cases.

Andrew regularly appears in matters involving property, corporations, equity and insolvency matters and can offer expertise across all aspects of these areas.

Andrew has extensive trial experience in commercial litigation in both State and Federal Courts and Tribunals. Andrew is also available to be briefed for urgent injunctions and applications.

To view Andrew's CV please click here. To view a selection of Andrew’s cases please click here.

Andrew has written and delivered numerous articles and seminars on topics involving banking and investment issues, the liability of financial advisers, mortgage fraud and property matters.

To view a selection of Andrew’s papers and seminars please click here. Copies of Andrew’s papers are available upon request.

Andrew also writes posts on legal topics on his LinkedIn site.

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Contact

PH +61 3 +61 3 9225 7094
Email akirby@vicbar.com.au

Chambers: Room 2415
Owen Dixon Chambers West
525 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Mediation
Expert Determination
Appellate
Civil Appeals
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Corporate Insolvency
Commercial Law
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Banking & Finance
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
Property & Probate
Contractual Disputes
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Common Law
Negligence
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Restraint of Trade
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Investments
Partnership Disputes
Equity & Trusts
Wills & Probate
Real Property
Negligence
Professional Negligence

ADMISSIONS

Admitted to the Legal Profession:
11 Apr 1994
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
27 May 1999

Qualifications

LL.B. (Hons), B.A.

Committee Memberships

Banking & Finance