Matthew Kalyk

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Practice Areas

  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Competition and Consumer Law
  • Corporations law
  • Criminal
  • Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Employment and industrial law
  • Equity and trusts
  • Inquests and inquiries
  • Insurance
  • International law
  • Product and professional liability
  • Regulatory proceedings
  • Sports Law


Prior to coming to the Bar, Matthew was a Federal Prosecutor with the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP), working in fraud, tax and corporate crime, money laundering, drug importation, child exploitation and aviation offences. Previously Matthew was a solicitor at Herbert Smith Freehills working in commercial litigation, white collar crime / regulation and employment law.

Matthew also has a strong interest in international criminal law, having interned at the UN International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia on the prosecution case against former Bosnian Serb president, Radovan Karadžić. More recently, Matthew assisted the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) with its report into the alleged commission of international crimes during the Sri Lankan civil war.


  • B.A. / LL.B. (Hons 1), University of Sydney


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