Called to the Bar: 2010
Robert practices in all areas of commercial litigation.
Robert has particular expertise in competition law, where he is ranked by the Doyles Guide to the Legal Profession as a preeminent counsel in that area. Robert has acted for and against the ACCC in a range of competition matters, including in connection with regulatory investigations and merger approvals. Before coming to the Bar, Robert practised for several years in the United States, where he was an associate in the Antitrust Group of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.
Robert has significant experience in representative proceedings, acting for both plaintiffs and defendants. Robert appeared as counsel for Air New Zealand in the air cargo class action proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia, and is currently counsel for the plaintiffs in the representative proceedings arising out of the 2011 floods in Brisbane. In addition to these matters, Robert has acted and advised in relation to a number of securities and corporations law class actions.
Robert’s practice also extends to equity, trusts and property matters, corporations matters, insurance matters and general commercial disputes. Robert practices in all civil courts and tribunals.
Since 2011, Robert has lectured in Conflict of Laws at the University of New South Wales.
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Core Practice Areas
- Commissions of Inquiry
- Competition and Consumer Law
- Corporations and Insolvency
- Equity and Property
- Insurance and Reinsurance
- Representative Proceedings
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