Category: Advocacy

Supporting a Worlds Greatest Shave event

Pleased to be involved in hosting a party put together by Chop Haircutters, Onespace Gallery, Lucky Duck Café, Lift Café and kyliehillard.com supporting the Leukaemia Foundation by hosting a World’s Greatest Shave event on 16 March 2018. Funds raised […]

Court of Appeal matter – important for future cases

One of my pro-bono appeals in the Court of Appeal was reported and published in a local newspaper on 18 July 2017.  Most importantly – the client was able to have a voice and representation […]

Doyles 2017 Leading Criminal Law Barristers for Queensland

Kylie Hillard is Recommended junior counsel in Criminal Law in Queensland and one of only three women on the 2017 Doyles Criminal Law List for Queensland. http://doylesguide.com/leading-criminal-law-barristers-queensland-2017/ The 2017 listing of leading Queensland Criminal Law […]

Equitable Briefing Policy

Have you signed up for the National Equitable Briefing Policy that was established by the Law Council of Australia? I have.  This important policy seeks to address the low appearance rates of women advocates in […]

Appearance for ex-LNP MP Scott Driscoll – advocating for the best sentence possible

8 March 2017 article published about the sentence submissions – https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/fraudster-exlnp-mp-scott-driscoll-taken-into-custody-20170306-gurvyg.html   

Welcome to my blog – advocacy in the modern world

I started this blog site to have one place on line that brings together some of the  different advocacy that I do. Advocacy takes many forms and ranges from my professional work as a barrister, […]

“Why Australia needs a Rosie Batty Roadshow”

As the Chair of National Advocacy for Soroptimist International Australia, Kylie Hillard was the national organiser of the event, and key author of this article promoting the Rosie Batty Roadshow in 2016.