Before coming to the Bar Hamish worked at Lloyd's of London in the UK and then for McElroy, Deutsch and Mulvaney, Lawyers in the USA. He was admitted as an Attorney at Law in the state of New York in 2005. On returning to Australia, he worked as a solicitor. Hamish has a wide ranging practice covering various areas of law. He appears in all State courts and tribunals, as well as the Federal Magistrates Court and the Federal Court.