Dr Andrew Hanak

Bar Roll: 2000 Admitted: 1998
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Andrew practises in commercial law.  He has substantial experience in a wide range of matters at both trial and appellate level in superior courts and statutory tribunals.  He also accepts domestic and international briefs in commercial arbitration disputes.

Andrew is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a nationally-accredited mediator and practises in all Australian jurisdictions.  He is the Assistant General Editor of the Australian Property Law Journal and is a member of the Victorian Bar Pro Bono Committee.

 

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

ArbitrationBanking & FinanceClass ActionsCommercialCorporationsInsolvencyInsuranceProfessional NegligencePropertyRegulatorySecuritiesSuperannuationTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

QUALIFICATIONS:

PhD (Monash) (2006) BA, LLB (Hons) (Monash) (1997) MCIArb

Awarded a first class undergraduate degree from Monash University, Melbourne.
Awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy for thesis on the company director’s duty of care, skill and diligence.

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia. Reciprocal rights to appear in all other Australian jurisdictions
Member Victorian Bar Council Readers’ Course Committee (2015 - 2017)
Member Victorian Bar Council Human Rights Committee (2015 - 2016)
Member Victorian Bar Council Pro Bono Committee (2018)
Member of Victorian Bar Pro Bono Scheme and the Pro Bono Scheme conducted by the Registrar of the Victorian Legal Admissions Board
Member Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (2017)
Recognised in Best Lawyers Australia (2013 - 2018) and Doyle’s Guide (2016 - 2018)
Accredited advocacy coach by Australian Advocacy Institute (2013)
Accredited Mediator under the Australian National Mediator Accreditation System (2008)
Member, List Committee – List A (2009 - 2018)
Director, List A Barristers Pty Ltd (2009 - 2018)
Assistant General Editor Australian Property Law Journal (2003 - 2018)
Consultant CCH Victorian Conveyancing Law & Practice (2003 - 2013)
Member, Law Council of Australia (LCA) (2001 - 2011)
Member, LCA Corporations Committee (2007 - 2008)
Assistant Secretary, Commercial Bar Association, Insolvency Law Section (2002 - 2007)
Member, LCA, Insolvency and Reconstruction Committee (2001 - 2002)
Member, Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia (1999)

Dr Andrew Hanak

Bar Roll: 2000 Admitted: 1998
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Profile

Andrew practises in commercial law.  He has substantial experience in a wide range of matters at both trial and appellate level in superior courts and statutory tribunals.  He also accepts domestic and international briefs in commercial arbitration disputes.

Andrew is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a nationally-accredited mediator and practises in all Australian jurisdictions.  He is the Assistant General Editor of the Australian Property Law Journal and is a member of the Victorian Bar Pro Bono Committee.

 

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

Areas of Practice

ArbitrationBanking & FinanceClass ActionsCommercialCorporationsInsolvencyInsuranceProfessional NegligencePropertyRegulatorySecuritiesSuperannuationTrade Practices/Consumer Protection

Cases

Qualifications & Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS::

PhD (Monash) (2006) BA, LLB (Hons) (Monash) (1997) MCIArb

Awarded a first class undergraduate degree from Monash University, Melbourne.
Awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy for thesis on the company director’s duty of care, skill and diligence.

MEMBERSHIP & ASSOCIATIONS:

Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia. Reciprocal rights to appear in all other Australian jurisdictions
Member Victorian Bar Council Readers’ Course Committee (2015 - 2017)
Member Victorian Bar Council Human Rights Committee (2015 - 2016)
Member Victorian Bar Council Pro Bono Committee (2018)
Member of Victorian Bar Pro Bono Scheme and the Pro Bono Scheme conducted by the Registrar of the Victorian Legal Admissions Board
Member Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (2017)
Recognised in Best Lawyers Australia (2013 - 2018) and Doyle’s Guide (2016 - 2018)
Accredited advocacy coach by Australian Advocacy Institute (2013)
Accredited Mediator under the Australian National Mediator Accreditation System (2008)
Member, List Committee – List A (2009 - 2018)
Director, List A Barristers Pty Ltd (2009 - 2018)
Assistant General Editor Australian Property Law Journal (2003 - 2018)
Consultant CCH Victorian Conveyancing Law & Practice (2003 - 2013)
Member, Law Council of Australia (LCA) (2001 - 2011)
Member, LCA Corporations Committee (2007 - 2008)
Assistant Secretary, Commercial Bar Association, Insolvency Law Section (2002 - 2007)
Member, LCA, Insolvency and Reconstruction Committee (2001 - 2002)
Member, Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia (1999)