Dr Paul Vout

Bar Roll: 2002 Admitted: 1999 (1992-NSW)
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Paul practises in all areas of equity and commercial law.  He specialises in statutory construction, contract law and unconscionable conduct, including unconscionable dealings and trusts.  Paul has appeared in the High Court of Australia, the Victorian Court of Appeal and most other Federal and State superior courts.  He has also appeared in the Supreme Court of Singapore.

Before joining the Bar, Paul was the first Chief Representative in China of Blake Dawson Waldron (now Ashurst) and a Senior Associate in that firm’s Banking and Finance Group.  Prior to this Paul was an Associate to the Hon. Justice Michael Kirby AC CMG, then President of the New South Wales Court of Appeal.

 

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

 

Banking & FinanceCommercialConstitutional LawCorporationsDiscrimination/Equal OpportunityEquity & TrustsHuman RightsInsolvencyInsuranceMaritimeProfessional NegligencePropertyWills And Probate

QUALIFICATIONS:

BA, LLB, SJD (Syd)

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Member of the Victorian Commercial Bar Association;
Member of University House, University of Melbourne;
Senior Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne 2002-2007.

Dr Paul Vout

Bar Roll: 2002 Admitted: 1999 (1992-NSW)
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Profile

Paul practises in all areas of equity and commercial law.  He specialises in statutory construction, contract law and unconscionable conduct, including unconscionable dealings and trusts.  Paul has appeared in the High Court of Australia, the Victorian Court of Appeal and most other Federal and State superior courts.  He has also appeared in the Supreme Court of Singapore.

Before joining the Bar, Paul was the first Chief Representative in China of Blake Dawson Waldron (now Ashurst) and a Senior Associate in that firm’s Banking and Finance Group.  Prior to this Paul was an Associate to the Hon. Justice Michael Kirby AC CMG, then President of the New South Wales Court of Appeal.

 

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

 

Areas of Practice

Banking & FinanceCommercialConstitutional LawCorporationsDiscrimination/Equal OpportunityEquity & TrustsHuman RightsInsolvencyInsuranceMaritimeProfessional NegligencePropertyWills And Probate

Cases

Qualifications & Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS::

BA, LLB, SJD (Syd)

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Member of the Victorian Commercial Bar Association;
Member of University House, University of Melbourne;
Senior Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne 2002-2007.