Robert H Miller


Barrister | Accredited Mediator

Admitted:
1 Apr 1964
Bar:
11 Nov 1971
Location:
Room 1218, Owen Dixon Chambers East,
205 William Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

As the following history shows, Robert has had a varied career since his admission to practice in 1965.

* 1966-67 Assistant

Professor of Law, University of Western Ontario, Canada.

* 1967-70 Human

Rights Officer, United Nations in New York.

* 1971-79 Senior

Lecturer in Law, Monash University.

* Signed Victorian

Bar Roll 1972.

* Director,

Regulation Review Unit 1985-88.

Professional

Practice:

Trade Practices;

* Federal & Supreme

Court cases involving claims by tenants against shopping centre owners.

* Franchise claims

* Price fixing claims

* Sale and leasing of businesses.

Wills & Estates.

*advising and

appearing for TFM claimants and Executors.

* advising and

appearing in contested Will cases including disputes over the "forfeiture rule", undue influence, lack of capacity and illegality.

* Mediating Will disputes.

Practice Court - Masters Court

*advising and appearing in urgent cases often seeking injunctive and other relief.

Commercial Property and Land Law

* Disputes involvin restraint of trade, confidential information, trade secrets.

* Estate Agents, Contracts of Sale and leases of Land.

Contract.

* Partnership, banking and credit disputes.

Disciplinary and Related Tribunals;

*University, Solicitors, Medical, Optometrists and Teachers Boards.

Robert is also an accredited mediator.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Commercial Law
Common Law
Equity & Trusts
Industrial Relations Law & Employment Law
Public Law & Administrative Law

Profile1

As the following history shows, Robert has had a varied career since his admission to practice in 1965.

* 1966-67 Assistant

Professor of Law, University of Western Ontario, Canada.

* 1967-70 Human

Rights Officer, United Nations in New York.

* 1971-79 Senior

Lecturer in Law, Monash University.

* Signed Victorian

Bar Roll 1972.

* Director,

Regulation Review Unit 1985-88.

Professional

Practice:

Trade Practices;

* Federal & Supreme

Court cases involving claims by tenants against shopping centre owners.

* Franchise claims

* Price fixing claims

* Sale and leasing of businesses.

Wills & Estates.

*advising and

appearing for TFM claimants and Executors.

* advising and

appearing in contested Will cases including disputes over the "forfeiture rule", undue influence, lack of capacity and illegality.

* Mediating Will disputes.

Practice Court - Masters Court

*advising and appearing in urgent cases often seeking injunctive and other relief.

Commercial Property and Land Law

* Disputes involvin restraint of trade, confidential information, trade secrets.

* Estate Agents, Contracts of Sale and leases of Land.

Contract.

* Partnership, banking and credit disputes.

Disciplinary and Related Tribunals;

*University, Solicitors, Medical, Optometrists and Teachers Boards.

Robert is also an accredited mediator.

Other Languages Spoken

  • French

Committee Memberships

  • (Member) Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee