Jessica Henderson

ChambersFrancis Burt Chambers
Street AddressLevel 15, Allendale Square, 77 St George's Terrace, Perth Western Australia 6000
Postal AddressGPO Box C122 , Perth Western Australia 6839
DX AddressDX 182, Perth
Telephone(08) 9220 0567
Mobile
Fax(08) 9325 9111
Emailjhenderson@francisburt.com.au
Websitehttp://www.francisburt.com.au
Year Admitted to Practice 2011 (WA), 2014 (High Court & Federal Court)
Year Elected to WABA2014
Year Appointed QC/SC
QualificationsPhD, LLB, BA (Hons)

Jessica’s legal career has included pre-admission corporate and finance experience in London firms Clifford Chance, Stephenson Harwood and Clyde & Co, and practical legal training in Freehills, Perth. She has a strong academic background in history and international legal theory, and has tutored in Administrative Law at the University of Western Australia.

Jessica has a particular interest in the aviation industry, and its legal and regulatory framework (including international legal instruments and agreements). She has experience in aviation finance (Cape Town Convention and PPSR), aircraft maintenance disputes, personal injury, and airport construction law disputes.

Jessica has appeared in the Supreme Court, District Court, Family Court of WA, Magistrates Courts (Perth and regional), and the SAT. She welcomes briefs in the regional Courts of Western Australia.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Administrative & Constitutional
  • Building & Construction
  • Commercial Law
  • Conflict of Laws
  • Criminal Law
  • Disciplinary Tribunals
  • Family & De Facto
  • Immigration
  • Insurance
  • Mining Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Planning and Development
  • Professional Negligence
  • Wills & Estates

Liability limited by a Scheme approved under the Professional Standards Legislation