Philippa Honey


D   08 9220 0321
0422 225 558
E   phoney@francisburt.com.au

Year of election to the Bar:
2018

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Areas of practice

Civil

Arbitration and mediation
Domestic commercial arbitration

Commercial
Appeals
Competition
Consumer protection law
Contractual disputes
Corporate insolvency
Corporations law
Mining and resources
Partnership disputes
Real property

Torts
Intentional torts
Negligence

 

Profile

Philippa Honey specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration. Since being admitted to practice in 2010, she has acquired particular expertise in contract law, trade practices and corporations law. 

She has represented clients in all Courts, mainly in the Supreme Court of Western Australia and the District Court of Western Australia.

Having worked for a range of clients – including port authorities, major and mid-tier mining companies, pastoralists and private individuals – Philippa understands the importance of tailoring a litigation strategy to reach a commercial outcome. 

Prior to coming to the Independent Bar, Philippa was a Senior Associate in Lavan’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team.

Qualifications

Date of admission:
Supreme Court of Western Australia, February 2011
High Court of Australia, February 2011

Qualifications:
Bachelor of Laws, University of Western Australia (2009)
Bachelor of Commerce, University of Western Australia (2009)
Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (2014)

 

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