Areas of Practice:
Admiralty and Law of the Sea
Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Commissions of Inquiry and Inquests.
Employment and Industrial Law
Insurance / Personal Injury / Common Law.
Military and Veterans Rights and Entitlements
Wills / Probate / Estates.
Geoff was admitted as a Barrister in Queensland and the High Court of Australia in 1999.
Geoff has a broad practice and appears regularly in the Federal Circuit, Family and Federal Courts of Australia as well as Magistrates, District and Supreme Courts. He appears in Commissions of Inquiry, Royal Commissions, and ad hoc Military Tribunals, such as Defence Force Magistrates hearings and Courts Martial for ADF members.
Geoff’s primary practice is as either an advocate or mediator in matters relating to Administrative Law, Admiralty, Commercial matters, Crime, Military discipline, Employment and Industrial, Fair Work, Equity, Family, Insurance, Personal Injuries and Work cover matters.
Geoff has a special interest in business valuations, forensic disclosure, corporate and public sector governance, cyber crime, and the law relating to electronic storage, transmission and virtual transactions.
Legal Aid & Other
Geoff accepts Legal Aid work for criminal, family and child protection matters as well as ICL and pro bono work upon request.
“Liability limited by a scheme approved under professional standards legislation”