Anthony Strahan KC

ADMITTED  1999    BAR  2003

CLERK CONTACT  03 9225 7999
PHONE  9225 6977

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Anthony  Strahan, BA LLB (Hons) LLM MCIArb


  • Administrative Law
  • Arbitration Mediation ADR
  • Arbitrators International
  • Banking and Finance
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial Law
  • Common Law
  • Contract
  • Corporations
  • Defamation
  • Disciplinary Tribunals
  • Equity / Equitable Relief / Trusts
  • Insurance
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Media
  • Mediators (Accredited)
  • Personal Injuries
  • Probate / Wills / Part IV
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Negligence
  • Public Law
  • Torts (Other Than PI)
  • Trade Practices




Anthony Strahan KC is an experienced trial and appellate advocate. He works predominately in general corporate and commercial law, insolvency, class actions, insurance, banking and finance, fraud, equity and property. Additionally, he has extensive experience in defamation and media law. He also appears in public law and judicial review cases, domestic and international arbitrations and in significant tort claims. He has been leading counsel in numerous complex trials and appeals. He also acts for parties in connection with Royal Commissions and inquiries.

He has experience with the telecommunications, banking, media, oil & gas and pharmaceutical industries, among others. He acts frequently in proceedings involving regulatory authorities. He has appeared in disciplinary proceedings and in applications for injunction, stay, anti-suit injunction, freezing orders and Anton Piller orders. He also has experience with issues related to Aboriginal cultural heritage.

Anthony is a nationally accredited mediator and is regularly briefed to mediate significant disputes.

From 2001 to 2003 he was an associate with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London. Prior to that he worked for Minter Ellison in Melbourne. He is a member of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb). He is also a member of the Federal Court of Australia’s User Group for the Corporations and Commercial National Practice Area. He is currently Deputy Chair of the Bar's Readers' Course Committee.

For further information about his availability, fee rates and other information, please contact one of his Clerks, John, Phillip or Michael Dever on 9225 7999 or by email to

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