A number of former members of chambers
have been appointed to prominent judicial,
political or executive office.

A number of other former floor member have also been appointed as Crown Prosecutors and Public Defenders for New South Wales.

These appointments include:


Supreme Court of New South Wales
Justice Geoffrey Bellew


District Court of New South Wales

Judge David Russell SC
Judge Robert Sutherland SC
Judge John Hatzistergos
Judge Terry Christie QC
Judge Brian Gallen


Local Court of New South Wales
Magistrate Glenn Walsh


Dust Diseases Tribunal

David Russell SC


New South Wales Attorney General
The Hon. John Hatzistergos MLC


New South Wales Solicitor General
Reginald Marr DFC OAM QC

Seventh Floor Garfield Barwick Chambers is one of the leading sets of barristers’ chambers in New South Wales.

It has a strong tradition of offering the highest standards of practice.
The chambers consists of 4 Senior/Queens Counsel and 16 Junior Counsel, who between them have considerable expertise in most areas of the law. Our barristers practise in a broad range of areas and jurisdictions. They have the expertise and experience to appear in and advise on a wide range of matters.

Each barrister on the floor is committed to offering the highest standards of practice in both advocacy and advisory work.

For more specific information on each member’s area of practice, please look in the Barristers section of this website or contact the clerk, Mark Grace.
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