Kim Rickards

Senior Consultant

After many years as a founding principal of Rickards Whiteley, Kim Rickards has stepped back to a role of senior consultant to mentor and assist our litigation team. ..

Over the course of his career since being admitted as a solicitor in 1978, Kim has maintained a substantial practice providing advice, assistance and representation to individual, corporate and government clients involved in commercial disputes, prosecutions, injury claims and civil litigation.

Kim is a litigation lawyer and holds the degrees of Bachelor of Commerce (Industrial Relations), Bachelor of Laws, and the postgraduate degree of Master of Laws. He has advised and appeared on behalf of his clients in the Local, District and Supreme Courts of NSW for many years.

Kim successfully conducted many major negligence and insurance claims. He is a NSW Law Society Accredited Personal Injury Law Specialist.

Kim has held appointment for many years both as an arbitrator in the Local and District Courts and also as an active Tribunal member within NSW, where he has gained substantial insight and experience in civil dispute resolution. He has also been the editor of a professional practice manual and subscription service for lawyers involved in the conduct of personal injury claims.

Kim is an active supporter of local rugby and was the president of the Central West Rugby Union for a number of years. He also has a keen interest in the racing industry and was the foundation president of the Golden West Race Club (now
Orange Jockey Club).

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

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