Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters)
The Honorable Justice Katie Stynes was appointed Justice to the Trial Division of the Supreme Court in June 2020. Justice Stynes practises in commercial law, common law and administrative law. She has appeared in the Supreme Court (Trial Division and Court of Appeal), commercial arbitrations and VCAT (in relation to disciplinary matters). Her area of particular interest and experience is building and construction litigation.
Justice Stynes was listed in the peer-reviewed Doyles Guide as a pre-eminent construction barrister in Australia (2016, 2017 and 2018) and in Melbourne (2016, 2017 and 2018).
Justice Stynes was previously a Senior Associate at Minter Ellison where she practised in the areas of corporate, insurance and construction law.