ANDREW J KIRKHAM AM, RFD, QC

Bar Roll – 1967   
Admitted – 1965

Phone – (03) 9225 8097
Email – andrew.kirkham@bigpond.com
Chamber – Floor 13, Room 1308, Owen Dixon Chambers East, 205 William Street, Melbourne 3000

ANDREW J KIRKHAM AM, RFD, QC

Bar Roll – 1967   
Admitted – 1965

Phone – (03) 9225 8097
Email – andrew.kirkham@bigpond.com
Chamber – Floor 13, Room 1308, Owen Dixon Chambers East, 205 William Street, Melbourne 3000

Admitted to practice in

  • Victoria
  • New South Wales
  • Western Australia
  • Queensland
  • Northern Territory
  • Tasmania,Australian Capital Territory
  • Federal Jurisdictions

Area of Law

  • Common Law
  • Coronial Inquests
  • Courts Martial/Military Law & Tribunals
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law (Including Defacto)
  • Mediation : Accredited Mediator
  • Medical Negligence
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Personal Injuries
  • Probate/Wills/Family Provision
  • Professional Negligence

About

Andrew Kirkham QC has been a member of the Victorian Bar since 1967.  He was appointed silk in 1983. He has practised in Criminal Law and later in Personal Injuries over many years. Andrew currently practises in Family Law and Military Inquiries including investigating aircraft accidents and the 2011 Skype Inquiry. He has held a number of significant positions including Chairman of the Victorian Bar 1991-92, President of the Australian Bar Association 1991-92, Deputy Judge Advocate General of the Australian Defence Force 1998-2005 and Deputy Commissioner Independent Broad-based Anti-Corruption Commission [IBAC] 2013-16. He received the award of Member of the Order of Australia in 2006 for exceptional services in the field of Military Law.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.