Libby Cohen

Date of Admission as a Barrister: 9 July 1982

CAREER HISTORY:

1982 to 2008

Barrister at law – 44 Edmund Barton Chambers,
Level 44 M.L.C. Centre Sydney 2000.

1977 to 1982

Instructor – College of Law, St. Leonards, Practical Legal Training Course

1971 to 1977

Employed solicitor – Conveyancing, Probate Personal Injury

1968 to 1970

Articled Clerk – Dare Reed – Personal Injury and Insurance

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Equity including Wills and Probate
  • Family Provision Act matters
  • Family Law
  • Commercial

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS:

July 1982

Admitted to Bar of New South Wales.

March 1971

Admitted as a Solicitor, Supreme Court, New South Wales.

1970

LL.B Sydney University

 

GENERAL LEGAL APPOINTMENTS & COMMITTEES

  • Arbitrator, District Court of New South Wales 1998-2000 NSW Bar Association Approved Arbitrator
  • NSW Bar Association Arbitrators Panel
  • NSW Bar Association Approved Expert Determinator (Evaluator Referee)
  • Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators
  • Supreme Court of New South Wales Evaluator appointed 14.11.98 to 31.12.2003
    (Note: reappointment not sought to any of the above)
  • Professional Conduct Committee PCC#1 NSW Bar Association (1997-2003)
  • New South Wales Bar Association: Family Law Committee (2000-2001)
  • Voluntary Membership Committee, New South Wales Bar Association 2004