Frances Gordon

Bar Roll: 2007 Admitted: 2002
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Frances practices in commercial and public law, with a particular expertise in constitutional and administrative law. She regularly appears in constitutional cases in the High Court, for plaintiffs, defendants and the Commonwealth and State Attorneys-General.  Her public law practice more generally involves a broad range of litigation and advice. She also has significant regulatory law experience (in particular, in competition and consumer law) and has acted for and against regulators.

Before coming to the Bar, Frances was a Senior Associate in the Commercial Litigation group at Allens and an Associate to a Justice of the High Court of Australia. She is a Senior Fellow of the Law School at the University of Melbourne.

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

Public LawPublic Law

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
Bachelor of Arts (Melbourne)
Bachelor of Civil Law (Oxford)

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS

Victorian Bar - Commercial Bar Association

Frances Gordon

Bar Roll: 2007 Admitted: 2002
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Profile

Frances practices in commercial and public law, with a particular expertise in constitutional and administrative law. She regularly appears in constitutional cases in the High Court, for plaintiffs, defendants and the Commonwealth and State Attorneys-General.  Her public law practice more generally involves a broad range of litigation and advice. She also has significant regulatory law experience (in particular, in competition and consumer law) and has acted for and against regulators.

Before coming to the Bar, Frances was a Senior Associate in the Commercial Litigation group at Allens and an Associate to a Justice of the High Court of Australia. She is a Senior Fellow of the Law School at the University of Melbourne.

 

*Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation

Areas of Practice

Public LawPublic Law

Qualifications & Memberships

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
Bachelor of Arts (Melbourne)
Bachelor of Civil Law (Oxford)

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS

Victorian Bar - Commercial Bar Association