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6. Legal Aid Review Committee Appeals

6.9. Membership of Legal Aid Review Committees

Legal Aid NSW has established six Legal Aid Review Committees under s53 of the Legal Aid Commission Act 1979 (NSW) (the Act). These Committees determine appeals about legal aid applications and grants of legal aid.

Three of the Committees, the Family Law Legal Aid Review Committees, specialise in appeals in family law matters.


6.9.1 Current membership of committees as at 1 January 2019

Legal Aid Review Committee No.1

Ms Lucy Pinnock
Ms Brett Thomson
Ms Helen Sims
Mr Jeremy Styles
Ms Jane Sanders
Mr Andrew Boog
Ms Maria Good
Ms Anna Buduls

Legal Aid Review Committee No. 2

Mr Peter Robinson
Ms Kathleen Hainsworth
Ms Stephanie Koch
Mr Simon Buchen SC
Mr Paul Blacket SC
Ms Anne Healey
Ms Pauline Mueller
Ms Rita Zammit

Legal Aid Review Committee No.3

Mr Kim Garling
Ms Alexandra Brown
Ms Jessica Kavanagh
Ms Pauline David
Mr Jon Prowse
Ms Thea Heness
Ms Miranda Tunica

Family Law Legal Aid Review Committee No.1

Ms Penny Csenderits
Ms Anthea Tomlin
Ms Leanne Spencer
Mr Clyllyn Sperling
Ms Cassie Banks
Ms Tessa Kelman  
Mr Donald Sword
Ms Lina Rapone

Family Law Legal Aid Review Committee No.2

Mr Nick Mitrevski
Ms Johanna Geddes
Mr David Nguyen
Mr Mark Whelan
Ms Gemma Slack-Smith
Mr Paul Guterres
Ms Melanie Faithful
Ms Kathleen Lamoureux

Family Law Legal Aid Review Committee No.3

Mr Michael Granziera
Ms Cheryl Drummy
Ms Nicole Hailstone
Ms Terese Messner
Ms Martha Barnett
Ms Kayte Lewis
Dr Stephen van der Mye
Mr Stephen Stuart

6.9.2 Legal Aid Review Committee Secretariat

T: (02) 9219 5880 (select option 5) 
F: (02) 9219 5038
E: larc@legalaid.nsw.gov.au
PO Box K847 Haymarket NSW 1238
DX  5  SYDNEY

Date Last Published: 29/04/2019