Bede Kelleher

Bede Kelleher, Barrister

Bede Kelleher was called to the Bar in August 2003 after seven years as a solicitor at Abbott Tout. He graduated from Sydney University with Honours degrees in Arts and Law.

Bede practices across all jurisdictions primarily in common law actions including professional liability, product liability, insurance, defamation, commercial disputes, aviation law, and also in areas of criminal law. Bede also has significant experience in Commissions of Inquiry.

Bede is happy to provide assistance and advice to solicitors from small, suburban or country firms in the conduct of litigation in practice areas otherwise unfamiliar to the firm.

Areas of practice

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (Arbitration/Mediation/Expert Determination)
  • Commercial
  • Common Law
  • Criminal
  • Defamation
  • Inquests and Commission of Inquiry
  • Insurance
  • Medical Negligence
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Negligence
  • Transportation Law (Aviation/Maritime)

Contact information

Phone: (+61 2) 9335 3059

Fax: (+61 2) 9335 3099

Email: bede.kelleher@stjames.net.au