Kim is primarily involved in resolving complex commercial Family Law matters.
Kim graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1972. He was admitted to practice in Western Australia in 1974 and appointed Senior Counsel on 24 September 2001. Kim has been practising Family Law for over 30 years and became an Accredited Family Law Specialist in 1992.
Kim is an approved Arbitrator and is happy to receive instructions to conduct Arbitrations.
Kim is a Nationally Accredited Mediator (AIFLAM) and is happy to receive instructions to conduct Mediations.
Kim was formally a Western Australian Director of the Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators. He currently sits on the Legal Practice Board Committees of Legal Practitioners Complaints and Legal Education. Kim is also a Member of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
He has previously held a number of other positions including President from 1991 to 1993 of the Family Law Practitioners’ Association of WA and Chair of the Organising Committee of the Fifth National Family Law Conference.
He has served on the Executive of the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia from July 2000 to 2005 and has given numerous seminar papers to professional bodies for Family Lawyers including the Family Law Practitioners’ Association.
Kim now practices as in-house Counsel for Kim Wilson & Co and is also briefed to appear as Counsel by other Family Law firms.
Kim is rated by Doyle’s Guide as one of the Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Australia, 2016 & 2017 and one of the Preeminent Family & Divorce Lawyers– Western Australia, 2016 & 2015.
It is also noted on the Doyles Guide 2015 that Kim Wilson SC who practices at the Firm and is featured as a Pre-eminent Lawyer in the Doyles Guide Leading Family Lawyers rankings may also be considered to feature on the list of Leading Family & Divorce Law Barristers Perth 2015 as he was nominated as many times as the individuals featured in the “Leading” category of Senior Counsel.
Kim is currently on the Senior Advisors Panel of the Law Society of Western Australia. This is a panel of experienced practitioners who are available to assist other members of the profession with conduct and ethical issues on a confidential and gratuitous basis.