Michael Kearney SC

Michael Kearney practiced as a solicitor from 1994 to 2000, being admitted to the New South Wales Bar in 2000. He began his career at Lachlan Macquarie Chambers during his Readership. His emphasis is Family Law; including complex parental disputes and property settlements. Michael Kearney quickly became a highly respected member of the Parramatta Legal Fraternity. Practicing in Waratah Chambers Sydney, Michael Kearney was appointed Senior Counsel in 2012. Specialising in Appellate work in the Full Court and the Family Court of Australia he was recognised by the Doyle’s Guide as one of the pre-eminent family law barristers in NSW and Australia in 2015 and 2016. Michael is the Treasurer of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia, and a member of a Professional Conduct Committee, and of the Family Law Committee of the NSW Bar Association.