Kirston is a specialist planning and environment and government lawyer with a particular emphasis on the strategic, regulatory and environmental aspects of development and infrastructure projects.
Kirston is recognised for her successful approach to the conduct of environmental litigation, and has appeared in a number of significant and seminal cases in both the Land & Environment Court and the Court of Appeal.
Kirston provides strategic advice on complex projects and is highly skilled at working with multi-disciplinary teams to ensure project outcomes are achieved. Kirston is recognised by her clients and peers as a leader in her field.
Kirston has been named “Lawyer of the Year” for Land Use and Zoning Law in Best Lawyers™ Australia 2020 edition. She is also recognised in Best Lawyers™ Australia for Climate Change Law, Land Use and Zoning Law and Planning and Environmental Law. Kirston is also recognised in Doyle’s Guide as a Leading Town Planning & Development Lawyer.
Kirston’s recent experience includes: