Lisa Bailey, Executive Assistant to Group General Counsel, Telstra
Michael Dolan, Senior Ethics Solicitor, Law Institute of Victoria
Michael has gained extensive experience as a country and city solicitor, as well as in-house counsel for both a major statutory corporation in Victoria and an Australian electricity supply industry association. Michael provides advice to solicitors on ethics issues and supports the work of the LIV Ethics Committee.
David McKenzie, LIV Accredited Specialist in Property Law, David J McKenzie Lawyers
David has wide-ranging experience as both a country lawyer and working for respected property law firms in Melbourne. He provides legal advice to several large developers on all aspects of property law, and represents clients involved in complex property litigation. He also advises on commercial and residential leasing and sale, purchase of property and business, and matters regarding building contracts and building disputes. He is co-chair of the LIV Property Law Committee and deputy of the PELS Executive Committee.
Heather Hibberd, Chief Risk Manager, Legal Practitioners’ Liability Committee
Heather joined the LPLC on secondment in 1999 and became a permanent member in 2001. Prior to this, she practised as a solicitor for eight years in insurance litigation, in particular acting for the LPLC in defending claims against lawyers. As a risk manager, Heather has written many articles and bulletins on a wide range of risk management topics for lawyers. She writes the LPLC’s quarterly newsletter, In Check, and has spoken at many forums to lawyers across Victoria.
Joanne Hazeldene, Principal, Rennick & Gaynor
Roz Curnow, President, ILEX
Mark Lapirow, Barrister, Victorian Bar