Kirsty specialises in litigation, arbitration and regulatory investigations.
Recognised as one of the top disputes lawyers in Australia, she has been integrally involved in some of the country’s most high profile disputes.
Kirsty is Partner in Charge of the Perth office and a former member of Corrs' Board. She is also a Board Member at the Law Reform Reporting Advisory Board and a Senior Sessional Member with the State Administrative Tribunal.
Leading Lawyer - Dispute Resolution
Lawyer of the Year - Class Action Litigation, Perth
Lawyer of the Year – Alternative Dispute Resolution, Perth
Best Lawyer - International Arbitration
Best Lawyer - Bet-the-Company Litigation
Best Lawyer - Alternative Dispute Resolution
Best Lawyer - Class Action Litigation
Best Lawyer - Litigation
Best Lawyer - Insolvency & Reorganisation
If I were a director, who would I go to? I'd put Kirsty Sutherland on the list ahead of any others
Excellent, dedicated, detail-oriented… Always makes a good commercial litigation partner
… a standout" and an "extremely impressive" handler of contentious mandates in the Perth market.