Kirsty Bennett started her practising life in Western Australia in the 90s.  She rose quickly through the ranks and was appointed a partner of Mony de Kerloy, commercial lawyers, in 1997.   There she managed a team of lawyers and represented a range of business clients across a broad industry base – assisting with commercial transactions, commercial dispute resolution and property law matters.  She also found time to complete a Master of Laws, with a focus on commercial law issues.

After heading back to her home state of South Australia in 2016, Kirsty  joined Johnston Withers’ growing Commercial and Property team where again she works with businesses of all sizes. Highly experienced, practical and approachable, Kirsty is committed to achieving sensible, commercial and timely outcomes for her clients.


  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Master of Laws


  • Law Society

Favourite Quote

  • A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor – Franklin D. Roosevelt