COVID-19 and FJC

Frederick Jordan Chambers remains open during this time. The health and safety of our clients, staff and barristers continues to be our top priority and as such we have taken various measures. If you are requested to come into Chambers, please advise us immediately if you are feeling unwell. Once you do arrive please call […]

Chris Ronalds AO SC appointed as Counsel Assisting to The Disability Royal Commission

https://disability.royalcommission.gov.au/news/Pages/default.aspx

Louise Goodchild is accredited as a mediator

As of the 19th of February 2019, Louise Goodchild has been accredited as a mediator.

Practical legal training (PLT) for law students

At Frederick Jordan Chambers, we offer unique opportunities for law graduates to fulfil their practical legal requirements. Candidates are required to complete 75 hours of work experience to obtain their practising certificate. As the largest single group of barristers in New South Wales, our members have expertise spanning a broad range of practice areas, across […]

Ian Bourke SC – District Court Judge appointed

Mr Bourke will be sworn in on 4 February 2019 Ian Bourke SC has been a lawyer for more than three decades including seven years with the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions, 22 years at the Bar and four years as Senior Counsel. He has appeared in complex and high profile criminal trials, including proceedings […]

Bryce Cross – New appointment to the Fair Work Commission

Bryce has been a barrister at Frederick Jordan Chambers since his admission to the New South Wales Bar in 1997. Between 1993 and 1997, he was an Industrial Advocate and Corporate Head Solicitor at the Chamber of Manufactures of New South Wales / Australian Business Limited (now the NSW Business Chamber Limited). He was admitted […]

Gerard Boyce – New appointment to the Fair Work Commission

Gerard is a barrister with more than 20 years’ experience in employment law and workplace relations. Before being admitted to the Bar in 2006, he held various senior workplace relations roles in the mining, building, electrical and aged care industries. His experience includes roles as New South Wales State Manager of the Australian Mines and […]

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 […]

June 2018 Readers

Meet our new Readers. Ronny Chen Ronny was admitted as a solicitor in 2015 and practised at a firm in Chatswood before moving to China with a position as an  equity analyst.  He is halfway through a master’s degree in finance.  Ronny wishes to establish a practice focussing on equity, trusts, insolvency, tax and corporations […]