Allen Clayton-Greene

QUALIFICATIONS  BA/LLB (Hons) (The University of Melbourne) LLM (New York University)
ADMITTED  2009    BAR  2023

CLERK CONTACT  03 9225 7999
PHONE  9225 7999
MOBILE  0493 787 859

Allen Clayton-Greene, BA/LLB (Hons) (The University of Melbourne) LLM (New York University)


  • Administrative Law
  • Banking and Finance
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial Law
  • Common Law
  • Competition Law
  • Constitutional
  • Contract
  • Coronial Inquests
  • Corporations
  • Energy and Infrastructure
  • Environment
  • Equity / Equitable Relief / Trusts
  • Human Rights
  • Immigration / Migration
  • International / Conflicts of Law
  • Mining Law
  • Personal Injuries
  • Product Liability
  • Property Law
  • Public Law
  • Regulatory Tribunals
  • Torts (Other Than PI)
  • Trade Practices
  • Work Cover




Allen has a broad practice in commercial and public law, human rights and general litigation.

Before joining the bar, Allen was a Senior Associate at Corrs Chambers Westgarth. Prior to this, Allen worked for 9 years in Beijing, China and New York, USA. Allen completed his articles at Allens Arthur Robinson (now Allens Linklaters) in 2008.

Allen is experienced in operating across multiple jurisdictions, particularly China, the United States of America and Australia and accepts briefs directly from in-house counsel.

Allen was also admitted to practise New York in 2017 and holds a Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Arts (Hons) from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Laws from New York University (NYU). Allen has been the recipient of an Australian Government Endeavour Award and is an affiliated scholar at the U.S.-Asia Law Institute (USALI) at NYU and the Asian Law Centre (ALC) at The University of Melbourne.

Allen is reading with Tom Clarke and his senior mentor is Meg O’Sullivan KC.

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