Robin Chan


Barrister

Admitted:
17 Apr 2007
Bar:
16 May 2013
Location:
Room 0414, Owen Dixon Chambers West,
525 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Robin Chan practises in the area of civil law, including corporations, commercial and equity, revenue and probate law.

Robin graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (Supreme Court Prize), a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Tax.

He worked as a researcher in the Court of Appeal Division of the Supreme Court of Victoria, and briefly as an associate to the Honourable President Chris Maxwell, before he undertook his articles of clerkship with Deacons Lawyers (now Norton Rose Fulbright). After his admission, he worked as a solicitor in the Tax and Banking & Finance groups of that firm.

Robin has also worked as an associate to the Honourable Justice Susan Kenny of the Federal Court of Australia. Just prior to coming to the Bar, he was an associate to the Honourable Justice David Habersberger of the Supreme Court of Victoria where his Honour was the principal judge in charge of the Commercial and Equity Division and the judge in charge of the Probate List.

Robin is fluent in Mandarin.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE

Appellate
Commercial Law
Equity & Trusts
Public Law & Administrative Law
Tax Law & Revenue Law

Profile1

Robin Chan practises in the area of civil law, including corporations, commercial and equity, revenue and probate law.

Robin graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (Supreme Court Prize), a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Tax.

He worked as a researcher in the Court of Appeal Division of the Supreme Court of Victoria, and briefly as an associate to the Honourable President Chris Maxwell, before he undertook his articles of clerkship with Deacons Lawyers (now Norton Rose Fulbright). After his admission, he worked as a solicitor in the Tax and Banking & Finance groups of that firm.

Robin has also worked as an associate to the Honourable Justice Susan Kenny of the Federal Court of Australia. Just prior to coming to the Bar, he was an associate to the Honourable Justice David Habersberger of the Supreme Court of Victoria where his Honour was the principal judge in charge of the Commercial and Equity Division and the judge in charge of the Probate List.

Robin is fluent in Mandarin.

Other Languages Spoken

  • Cantonese
  • Chinese
  • Hokkien
  • Mandarin