Called to Bar: 2003
Appointed to Silk: 2016
After working as Associate to the Honourable Justice Graham Hill in 1996, and as a solicitor at Minter Ellison and senior associate at Freehills, Sandy Dawson came to the Bar in 2003. He has appeared in all major State and Federal courts and tribunals. He is ranked by Chambers & Partners as a leading Senior Counsel for dispute resolution, listed in Doyle's Guide as a preeminent Senior Counsel in Australia for Media matters, and is ranked in Best Lawyers for bet-the-company litigation and litigation.
Sandy’s general commercial practice includes class actions, professional liability and administrative law matters. He is presently briefed by Maurice Blackburn as part of the counsel team in the diesel emissions class actions against Volkswagen, Audi and Skoda. He often appears for Harness Racing NSW in the Racing Appeals Tribunal and in litigated matters in the Supreme Court, for Lawcover in professional liability matters, and for parties required to appear before public enquiries conducted by the Independent Commission Against Corruption.
Core Practice Areas
- Communications and Media
- Professional Liability
Inquiries to Banco’s clerk can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, please call (02) 8239 0201.
Level 5, 65 Martin Place, Sydney NSW 2000
Tel: 8239 0237
Fax: 9210 0642
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.