Rachael Kennedy

Partner

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Contact details

+61 3 9269 9320
rkennedy@landers.com.au

Sectors

Government

Professional biography

Rachael is a senior partner in the Lander & Rogers Compensation Law group, leads our Government Sector team and is the Statutory Benefits Group Head. Rachael deals closely with WorkSafe Victoria, a number of self-insurers, claims agents and employers providing advice on liability under the Accident Compensation Act, Workplace Injury Rehabilitation and Compensation Act and common law entitlements.  She has experience in all aspects of litigation of worker's compensation matters specialising in statutory entitlements, and regularly appears in the Magistrates, County and Supreme Courts as well as attending country circuits such as Warrnambool and Wangaratta. Rachael also undertook a secondment in the Dispute Management Division of WorkSafe Victoria in 2004.

Rachael is recognised in the 2012-2017 editions of Best Lawyers (Australia) for her expertise in Occupational Health & Safety law.

Rachael's areas of expertise include:

  • accident compensation litigation;
  • changes to the Accident Compensation Act; and
  • providing advice on new common law matters.  

 

Qualifications

  • BALLB, Monash, 1999
  • Leadership program, Mt Eliza Business School, 2005

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Contact details

+61 3 9269 9320
rkennedy@landers.com.au

Sectors

Government

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