Below is a list of the top and leading Barristers in Brisbane. To help you find the best Barristers located near you in Brisbane, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Brisbane’s Best Barristers:
The top rated Barristers in Brisbane are:
- Level Twenty Seven Chambers
- 35 West Chambers Pty Ltd
- More Chambers Pty Ltd
Level Twenty Seven Chambers
Level Twenty Seven Chambers is Queensland’s largest group of barristers, and its members are widely regarded for the quality and consistency of their work, as well as the breadth and depth of their experience in commercial disputes.
The deep expertise, technical excellence and commercial awareness of their members means that they are highly sought after to represent clients in important and complex matters. Members regularly appear throughout Australia in State and Federal Courts, in specialist tribunals, in significant public inquiries and Royal Commissions, and in large-scale national and international commercial arbitrations.
The group’s exceptional reputation is recognised in Chambers & Partners Global and Asia Pacific 2019 legal directory. Level Twenty Seven Chambers is listed among Australia’s leading sets in Dispute Resolution and Construction & Infrastructure. Twenty members of the group have also been individually recommended in Chambers & Partners, Doyle’s Guide to the Australian Legal Profession and the Australian Financial Review’s Best Lawyers.
The group has a distinct focus on the future, recognising that for the legal profession to continue to provide a valuable service to clients and the community at large it must be prepared to adapt and improve. In recent years, the Chambers has been a pioneer of change in the use of technology, has introduced practice management and clerking services in Queensland and has created internal mediation and seminar spaces for use by solicitors and clients. The group is also well known for its support of young lawyers and the development of the legal profession in Queensland. Their members include two past-Presidents of the Queensland Bar Association, three current members of the Queensland Bar Council, the current Chair of the Queensland Legal Assistance Forum, the current President of LawRight, a past-Vice-President and a past-Secretary of the Women Lawyers Association of Queensland and a past-President of the Queensland Young Lawyers Association.
Appellate, Arbitration, Banking, Building & Construction, Class Actions, Commercial Equity, Competition & Consumer, Contract, Corporate Insolvency & Bankruptcy, Corporations, Employment & Industrial, Inquiries & Coronial Inquests, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International, Judicial Review & Administrative, Land Law & Property, Media & Defamation, Planning & Environment, Professional Discipline & Regulatory, Professional Negligence, Resources & Energy, Shipping, Sport, Succession, Tax
“I am speechless. These barristers are excellent!” – T. Michaelson
35 West Chambers Pty Ltd
35 West Chambers Pty Ltd is one of Queensland’s leading sets of barristers located at Level 35 Santos Place in Brisbane, Australia. 35 West Chambers has a strong reputation in Commercial and Public Law.
They provide services in a range of areas, with an impressive portfolio of expertise.
Members of Chambers are independent and self-employed, with a diversity of skills and practices. The set has members at all levels of seniority, with a diverse and notable range of experience.
Alternative dispute resolution, Appellate, Commercial, Common law/personal injury/insurance, Criminal, Defamation, Discrimination/human rights, Equity, Family law and guardianship, International, Public/administrative, Industrial/employment, Inquests/inquiries
“These expert team should live on forever. They walk the talk. Very professional!” – Jerry R.
More Chambers Pty Ltd
More Chambers Pty Ltd is named for Sir Thomas More who became a barrister in 1501 and was knighted in 1521 after an exemplary career in both parliament and in the law.
More Chambers Pty Ltd was established in 1970 and at that time consisted of 7 practising barristers. Over the intervening years the chambers has grown to 15 barristers today and is one of the most well respected Chambers in Brisbane. The range of experience of their members spans some 37 years in a vast variety of areas of practice and they have various experts in their respective fields. They are centrally located in Brisbane’s Court precinct in Santos Place, Turbot Street.
More Chambers also has a significant number of distinguished alumni including many who have accepted judicial appointments.
Administrative, Appellate, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Banking & Finance, Bankruptcy & Insolvency, Building & Construction, Child Protection, Commercial Contracts, Communications, It & Media, Contract, Criminal, Defamation, Equity, Family, Human Rights & Discrimination, Industrial & Employment, Inquests, Commissions Of Inquiry & Statutory Tribunals, Inquiry & Statutory Tribunals, Insurance, Mental Health, Guardianship & Administration, Mining, Energy & Resources, Personal Injury, Planning & Environment, Professional &/Or Medical Negligence, Racing, Wills, Probate & Family Provision, Work Health & Safety, Workers Compensation
“Really good in terms of work and dedication to help us. I really appreciate all the guidance and advice they provided me and my family throughout the process.” – Joyce J.
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