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Kenneth Wilks

Kenneth Wilks


Phone: (02) 4032 1722

International Phone: (+61 2) 4032 1722

Location: Newcastle, Port Stephens

Kenneth Wilks is a specialist in criminal and family law because he enjoys engaging with people and finds it personally rewarding to help people in what is often a very difficult time in their lives.

Kenneth has a strong passion for advocacy, is compassionate and understanding of clients and obtains great satisfaction out of helping people attain justice.

In every aspect of his work he strives to be approachable, professional and to provide a high quality of service. He wants his clients to leave appointments with a clear understanding of where they stand and what needs to be done.

Kenneth grew up in the Port Stephens area and has strong links with the local Port Stephens and Hunter communities through previous employment, education and social involvement.          

“I believe the key to being a good lawyer is being able to explain complex legal concepts and principles in a way that is easily understood. I strive to ensure there is regular communication with clients so they are aware of the progress of their matter and to ensure they are involved every step of the way.”

Key Professional Achievements

  • Kenneth completed a Bachelor of Business and a Bachelor of Laws, with a Diploma of Legal Practice in 2012 at the University of Newcastle .
  • He was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2013.
  • He worked part-time as a law clerk prior to admission and since admission has been a specialist in criminal law and family law. 

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