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Australian Government Solicitor

 

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Administrative law  

Administrative law

AGS is by far the most significant litigator of proceedings in the Federal Court, the Federal Circuit Court and the High Court under the Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977 (ADJR Act). We also have deep experience in representing Commonwealth decision-makers in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) and other merit review bodies.

We support a range of administrative decision-makers to discharge their functions effectively. We can help to prepare written statements of reasons in accordance with the AAT Act and the ADJR Act. We can also help prepare evidence and court documents in AAT and Federal Court proceedings, and instruct or appear in proceedings in appeals pursuant to s 44 of the AAT Act.


  Justin Davidson Senior Executive Lawyer 02 6253 7240
  Tara McNeilly Senior General Counsel 02 6253 7374
  Simon Daley PSM Chief Solicitor Dispute Resolution 02 9581 7490
  Paul Vermeesch Deputy Chief Solicitor Dispute Resolution 02 6253 7428
  Andras Markus Special Counsel Dispute Resolution 02 9581 7472
  Tom Howe PSM QC Chief Counsel Dispute Resolution 02 6253 7415
  Dale Watson Special Counsel 02 9581 7660
  Emily Nance Senior Executive Lawyer 03 9242 1316
  Leo Hardiman Deputy General Counsel 02 6253 7074
  Michael O'Rourke Counsel 02 6253 7516