Self-styled healer Serge Benhayon leads ‘socially harmful cult’: jury. Tom Molomby SC and Louise Goodchild

Former Sydney tennis coach turned self-styled spiritual healer Serge Benhayon has suffered a spectacular loss in his Supreme Court defamation case against a former client, after a four-person jury found it was true to say he led a “socially harmful cult”, “intentionally indecently touched” clients and made “bogus healing claims”.   Read the full article HERE

Paresh Khandhar Senior Counsel Appointment

Senior Counsel Appointment 2018 Congratulations to Paresh Khandhar, a barrister in Frederick Jordan Chambers, who was appointed as Senior Counsel in 2018. There were 116 applicants for silk this year, 19 of whom were successful. Below is a short biography for Paresh extracted from the NSW Bar Association’s Senior Counsel Appointments notice. Paresh Navin Khandhar […]

Spiritual healer cross-examined – Tom Molomby SC and Louise Goodchild

A former Sydney tennis coach turned spiritual healer who is suing a former client for defamation over social media posts branding him a sexual predator and cult leader has told the NSW Supreme Court he “always” had full consent before touching patients. Serge Benhayon, 54, is suing acupuncturist and former client Esther Rockett for defamation over a […]