Associate Professor
Kelly Purser

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Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Law


Contact

+61 7 3138 5078

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Personal details

Positions

Associate Professor
Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Law

Keywords

Capacity Assessment, Decision-Making, Wills, Testamentary Capacity, Enduring Powers of Attorney, Elder Law, Elder Abuse, Estate Planning, Equity and Trusts, ACHLR

Discipline

Law, Other Law and Legal Studies

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • PhD (University of New England)
  • Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) (University of New England)

Professional memberships and associations


  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
  • STEP Mental Capacity Global Special Interest Group Steering Committee
  • Queensland Law Society (QLS)
  • QLS Succession Law Committee
  • Australasian Law Teachers Association
  • Formerly admitted to practice as a legal practitioner, Queensland and New South Wales (2004)

Teaching

Units Taught - Currently

Undergraduate

  • LLB346 Succession
  • LLB205 Equity and Trusts
  • LLH473 Independent Research Project


Units Taught - Previously

Undergraduate

  • LLB103 Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • LLB303 Evidence


Masters

  • LWN195 Elder Law
  • LWN083 Estate Planning

Publications

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Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Dissociative survivors of child sexual abuse: obstacles to accessing civil law remedies
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Ben Mathews
  • Disentitling conduct and human rights: a critical analysis of the role of elder abuse in dispute resolution of family provision applications
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Tina Cockburn
  • A human rights approach to understanding and addressing barriers to accessing justice for victims of elder financial abuse
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Tina Cockburn
  • Bedside rationing: Reconciling surgeon's perceived duties to the individual and community
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Fiona McDonald
  • A Human Rights Analysis of the Barriers and Enablers to Police Investigation of Elder Financial Abuse
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Tina Cockburn