Clerk: Alistair Coyne
Chris was admitted to the Bar in 1984 and appointed Senior Counsel in 2005.
Chris has been approved by the Bar Council as a BarADR arbitrator with the NSW Bar Association.
Chris has extensive experience as a specialist in Corporations Law (including insolvency), Commercial Law (including the Technology and Construction and Professional Negligence Lists), Trade Practices, Equity and Probate and Succession Law.
Chris appears regularly in the Federal Court and the Supreme Court of NSW. He also appears in the Supreme Courts of Victoria, South Australia and Queensland. He has an extensive appellate practice, appearing in each of the New South Wales Court of Appeal, the Full Court of the Federal Court and the High Court.
He has significant experience in arbitrations and references in commercial and construction disputes, as well as mediations and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.