Chris practices primarily in commercial disputes, with a particular focus on building and construction, insurance, insolvency and arbitration.  Chris has particular strength in advising clients on complex legal issues and litigation strategy.

Before being called to the Bar, Chris was a Senior Associate at MolinoCahill Lawyers, a specialist law firm providing legal advice to clients involved in the construction, infrastructure, technology, defence, and energy and resource sectors across Australia.

During his time as a solicitor, Chris worked on a variety of disputes, ranging from ‘mega litigation’ (involving claims in the billions of dollars) through to smaller disputes (involving claims of $1 million or less).

Chris read with Kieren Naish.  His senior mentor is David Batt QC.

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PH +61 3 03 9225 7124
Email [email protected]

Chambers: Room 1801
Owen Dixon Chambers West
525 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Expert Determination
International Arbitration
Civil Appeals
Commercial Law
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Building Law & Construction Law
Class Actions
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Contractual Disputes
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
Property & Probate
Common Law
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Consumer Protections
Energy Law & Resources Law
Equity & Trusts
Real Property
International Law
Choice of Law / Jurisdiction
Conflict of Laws
Private International Law
Public Law & Administrative Law
Disciplinary Proceedings
Tax Law & Revenue Law


Admitted to the Legal Profession:
17 Oct 2014
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
02 May 2019


LLB (Hon)

Also Entitled to Practise in

All Australian States and Jurisdictions