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Ben
Petrie

Ben practices principally in the areas of commercial litigation and public law.  His CV, including a selection of cases in which he has been involved, may be viewed here.

Prior to coming to the bar, Ben was a Senior Associate in the Commercial Litigation Department at Clayton Utz where he worked in both the Sydney and Melbourne offices.  His broad litigation practice as a solicitor encompassed property and construction disputes, regulatory matters (including competition and consumer law), administrative law (especially judicial review proceedings), Royal Commissions and judicial inquiries, equity (including trust disputes and injunctions), corporations law, bankruptcy, and employment disputes.

Ben has appeared for individuals, governments and large commercial entities in all courts in the Federal, Victorian and New South Wales judicial hierarchies.  Recent cases in which Ben has appeared include:

In 2016 Ben completed a Masters of Law at University College London where he specialised in constitutional law and judicial review.

Ben is reading with Rob Heath.

 

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Contact

PH +61 3 9225 7134
Email ben.petrie@vicbar.com.au

Chambers: Room 3106
Aickin Chambers
200 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Appellate
Commercial
Real Property
Insurance
Bankruptcy
Corporations Law
Consumer Protection Law
Competition
Environment and Planning
Local Government
Equity
Inquests/Inquiries
Public/Administrative
Privacy/Freedom of Information
Judicial Review and administrative law
Immigration Law
Constitutional Law
Discrimination
Extradition
Civil and Human Rights

ADMISSIONS

Admitted to the Legal Profession:
03 Jul 2009
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
26 Oct 2016

Qualifications

LLM, LLB (Hons), BA, BSc