Raph has a broad civil practice, at both trial and appellate level. He practises primarily in torts, judicial review, insurance and coronial matters. He has significant experience in a wide range of common law matters, as well as experience in dealing with issues of choice of law and maritime law. He has significant experience appearing in court both led and unled. He regularly appears in the Coroners Court of Victoria, and has experience appearing for interested parties, families and as counsel assisting. He has also appeared in the Supreme Court of New South Wales and Court of Appeal of New South Wales.
Recent matters in which he has been briefed include the following:
Raph is a committee member of the Common Law Bar Association and is a member of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand.
From 24 Oct 2013, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.