Michael Kirby Chambers
49 Davey Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mobile: 0418 532 189
Admitted to Practice: 6 September 1996
Signed Bar Roll: 4 January 2010
Kate graduated from the University of Tasmania with a Bachelor of Arts (1991), a Bachelor of Laws with Honours (1994) and a Diploma of Legal Practice (1995). She was admitted to practice on 6 September 1996 and signed the Bar Roll on 4 January 2010.
Prior to going to the Bar Kate worked as a judge’s associate, at various Hobart private firms and at the Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania.
Kate is an accredited mediator and regularly conducts mediations in family law matters.
Kate is a Member of the Mental Health Tribunal, an Executive member of the Law Council’s Family Law Section, a member of the Australian Bar Association’s Access to Justice Committee, and a member of the Bar Council of the Tasmanian Bar. She is an accredited Independent Children’s Lawyer.
Kate works state-wide and accept briefs located in the Hobart, Launceston or Burnie Courts. She regularly presents at Legal Seminars and other continuing legal education events.
Areas of Practice:
- Family Law
- De Facto legislation
- Independent Childrens Lawyer