Kristen Deards SC

Silk 2018
Call 2006
Phone +61 2 9376 0672

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Kristen has an extensive taxation practice and appears for taxpayers and the Commissioner of Taxation in income tax and GST cases in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, the Federal Court and the High Court of Australia.

She has appeared in a large range of tax cases, from complex Part IVA and transfer pricing cases, to disputes concerning CGT, the consolidation regime, international tax, superannuation, insurance, trusts and charities.


Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific Guide 2019 - 2020 – New Silk in Tax – "Kristen is an exceptional tax barrister and she was able to consider a highly complex matter on short notice and provide a well-considered and insightful opinion,"

Best Lawyers 2019 – Ranked in Tax

Doyles Guide – 2018 – 2020 – Leading Senior Counsel in Tax matters