Accredited Family Law Specialist.
Denby is an Accredited Family Law Specialist and has appeared in proceedings in the Family Court of Western Australia, the Full Court of the Family Court of Australia, the Supreme Court of Western Australia, and the High Court of Australia. She has been listed as a Leading Family Lawyer – in the Doyle’s Guide ranking Australia’s best lawyers (2019) and recommended for her work with High Value & Complex Property Matters.
Denby has worked on high profile cases concerning both property and parenting matters, in a number of jurisdictions. Prior to establishing Kerr Fels with fellow Director Amy Fels, she worked at a large family law practice in Perth.
Denby graduated from Murdoch University with a Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Arts (Politics and International Studies) before completing a Post Graduate Certificate in Chinese Law.
Denby is a member of the Law Society of Western Australia, the Family Law Practitioners Association (‘FLPA’) and Family Law Section. She is an active member of the FLPA Law Reform Committee and has been a speaker at various Family Law conferences. Denby volunteers at the Fremantle Community Legal Centre and participates in a number of sports.
Denby is guided by the principle that no area of law matters more, to more people, than family law.