Cases & Publicity

Full Federal Court

Salah (formerly HGMZ) v Secretary, Department of Social Services [2022] FCAFC 186


Chief Health Officer, NSW Health v FRC (application for confirmation of public health order) [2023] NSWCATAD 75

[NKT] Pty Ltd v Commissioner for Fair Trading [2024] NSWCATAD 85 [ 1)   The Decision under review is set aside.(2)   In substitution, the Decision is made that the application by Ned Kelly Transport Pty Ltd to renew its tow truck operator licence is granted.]

FGL v Commissioner for Fair Trading [2022] NSWCATOD 29 [ Real Estate A

Fairwork Cases

George Tisseverasinghe v Msquared Capital Funds Management Pty Ltd or PR760270_EOTDecisionU2022938931065257b300db21-be57-4042-9420-7c5946e062a680626a8f-2ef3-4ff4-b40a-6e8863020866

MG v [The employer] C2023/7772 – not reported; case settled after lengthy settlement discussions.


Green & Green [2022] FedCFamC1F 990

Zabawa & Ragheb (No 2) [2022] FedCFamC1F 1039

Austen & Manz [2022] FedCFamC1F 839

Mudin & Bashar [2022] FedCFamC1F 234

Franklyn & Franklyn (No. 2) [2021] FamCAFC 160

Franklyn & Franklyn [2021] FamCAFC 112

ENTEZAM & DEVI (NO. 2) [2021] FamCA 122

Clowes & Konig [2021] FamCA 597


Clanton & Lachman [2022] FedCFamC2F 401

Franklyn & Franklyn [2021] FamCAFC 112 (FULL COURT APPEAL BEFORE AUSTIN J)

Selected Supreme Court Cases:

R v SKL; R v JY; R v XGL [2019] NSWCCA 43 (Restricted Judgement);
Led by D McMahon for SKL. An ‘entity’ can be defrauded as per s192E
Crimes Act. 

Moustapha v Nelson [2018] NSWSC 1816; Led by Ms Obrart;
interlocutory matter for preservation of property under UCPR 25.3 

Sergio Andres Chocron v Mina Onkoud [2019] NSWSC 1823 Led by N Obrart; successfully defended a number of claims that the plaintiff was seeking. Costs awarded in client’s favour.

Selected District Court cases 

R v Sam Everingham [2017] NSWDC 200; Instructed in Criminal Jury
Trial before DCJ Letherbarrow SC. 

R v Christopher Menouhos; R v Dean Ian Horst; R v Daniel Bezjak; R v
James Button [2017] NSWDC 421
; Instructed in Criminal Jury Trial before
DCJ M King. 

Regina v John Buda (unreported, 12 April 2019); unled in Sentencing
proceedings before DCJ M King – client received non-custodial sentence
for indictable drug supply charge.

Selected Family Law Cases:



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