Mark Irving is a
member of the Victorian Bar who has a strong background in employment law. Mark
is a committee member of the Australian Institute of Employment Rights.
Bailey is a
Consultant Lawyer to Dixon Advisory Law. Phillip was admitted as a Barrister
and Solicitor of the Australian Capital Territory Supreme Court in 2001, and
has specialised in estate planning and testamentary trusts since 2004.He
has a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws, and Graduate Diploma in Legal
Practice all from the Australian National University.
Rowland has been involved
in law reform in the area of succession law, and is the ACT representative on
the Australian National Committee for Uniform Succession Laws. He has a
Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws (cum laude), from the University
of Natal and previously taught at the Australian National University
specialising in the law of wills and executors. He also taught at James
Cook University of North Queensland (adjunct Professor) and the University of
South Africa. Charles is presently a consultant to Dixon Advisory Law.
PhD (Adel) is Professor of Criminal Law and Director of International Relations
at TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland.
Andreas has published extensively in the fields of criminal law, organised
crime, migrant smuggling, trafficking in persons, narcotrafficking, and
immigration and refugee law.
Dr John Tarrant is a
barrister-at-law in NSW and a professor of law at the University of
Western Australia where he teaches Advanced Practice and Procedure. He has
published extensively in many areas of the law including corporations law,
property, trusts, and
international humanitarian law. He has published two previous books, Amending
Final Judgments and Orders (2010) and Disqualification for Bias (2012). John
has a number of qualifications including a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of
Commerce, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours,
Master of Laws and a Doctor of Juridical Science.
Gamertsfelder LLB (1st Class Hons), BA (GU), MInfoTech (UTS), MAppFin (KAPLAN)
commenced his legal career with Deacons (now Norton Rose). Leif is currently an
Executive LegalCounsel —
Banking in the Commonwealth Bank Group. His previous legal writings have been
cited with approval by the High Court of Australia and the Federal Court of
Dr Paul Kenny
is an Associate Professor at Flinders University. His interests are in taxation
policy, capital gains tax, wine taxation and small business taxation. Prior to
joining Flinders University, Paul worked for the Australian Taxation Office as
an Auditor, Appeals Officer and Advisings Officer. He has also worked in London
for a global top 100 corporation and in Adelaide with tax consulting firms. Paul
is a regular presenter at national and international tax conferences, and has
published a number of papers on Australian and international taxation,
including journals articles and conference and seminar publications.
Dr Paula Gerber has been a lawyer for over 25 years. She
spent five years working as a solicitor in London, and five years as an
attorney in Los Angeles before returning to Australia where she became a
partner in a leading Melbourne law firm. Dr Gerber is currently an Associate Professor at the
Monash University Law School and an internationally recognised expert in
construction law, in particular in the areas of dispute avoidance processes
(DAPs) and dispute resolution processes, particularly ADR.
Brennan J. Ong is
a PhD candidate and Research Assistant at Monash University Law School. His
thesis examines best practice in the avoidance and management of construction
disputes. Brennan is also the Managing Editor of Construction Law
International, a founding partner of DAPs Australia. Brennan has
published extensively on the topic of dispute avoidance processes (DAPs),
particularly in the form of dispute resolution boards (DRBs).
Jarrod M Jolly LLB BA (UQ) (LLM candidate, (Wash U) mentored the University of Queensland Human Trafficking and Migrant Smuggling Working Groups between 2009–2012. Jarrod is the author of several articles and papers on topics relating to trafficking in persons and migrant smuggling.