Kirk McKenzie

Partner at Haylen McKenzie Solicitors

Company:
Haylen McKenzie Solicitors
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Last Updated 11/16/2015

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Affiliations

Chair of the Finance and Economic Policy Committee  - Australian Labour Party

Web References  

http://www.crikey.com.au/2015/02/12/labors-fancy-footwork-makes-the-best-of-branch-stacking-decision/

Other members of James' tribunal were Phillip Boulten SC, ex-president of the NSW Bar Association, solicitor Kirk Mckenzie, of Macquarie Street firm Haylen Mckenzie, and Carmel Tebbutt, MP for Marrickville and wife of Anthony Albanese, federal leader of the "hard Left" faction.
Incidentally, Mckenzie is president of the ALP's North Sydney branch and achieved minor notoriety with a New Matilda article on the eve of the 2011 state election entitled: "NSW Labor has a done a great job".

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Human Rights | Legal News at Vakilno1.com

Kirk McKenzie, a prominent lawyer and member of the Human Rights Committee and Law Society of New South Wales, was equally concerned.
"The government¹s immediate cancellation of his visa may be justified as a matter of law but it seems to be implied criticism of the magistrate¹s bail decision," he said. McKenzie, a partner in the Syndey Law firm Haylen McKenzie, said: "The magistrate who granted him bail seems unconvinced that there is a strong case against him and given that there is a presumption against bail for terrorism offences and that the magistrate had to be satisfied that there were 'exceptional circumstances' in order to grant bail, she must have come to the conclusion that Haneef was not a threat to the community, should he be released at this stage."

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Human Rights Act for Australia » Blog Archive » SUBMISSION TO THE NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS CONSULTATION

This recent submission to the Brennan consultations by lawyer Kirk Mckenzie provides some useful historical perspective the question of human rights protection.
Read the submission in full here.

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