Brendan accepts briefs in all areas of law. He has a particular interest in commercial law, public law and international arbitration.
Prior to coming to the Bar, Brendan was a solicitor at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan in London and Herbert Smith Freehills in Sydney. His practice focused on complex litigation and arbitration often involving a cross-border element.
He also worked as an associate to the Hon Kathleen Farrell of the Federal Court of Australia.
Brendan graduated with a Juris Doctor (equiv. Hons I) from the University of Sydney ranked second in his class. He also holds a Master of Law (Hons I) from the University of Cambridge which he completed on a WM Tapp Scholarship.
Brendan has won numerous academic awards and prizes, including the Christopher Gee QC Memorial Prize for first place in the Bar Practice Course (shared).