SEVENTH FLOOR GARFIELD BARWICK CHAMBERS

ROY DONNELLY

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AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Medical Negligence
Professional Conduct and Disciplinary Matters
Public/Administrative Law
Coronial Inquests

ADMISSIONS & APPOINTMENTS

Admitted as a Solicitor 2007 (NSW)
Admitted to the Bar 2017 (NSW)
Registered Medical Practitioner since 1990
Fellow of the Faculty of Clinical Forensic Medicine (Foundation), Royal College of Pathologists Australasia
Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators

BACKGROUND & EXPERIENCE

Roy specialises in medical and clinical negligence, professional conduct and disciplinary matters involving health practitioners, and has a strong interest in Coronial matters. In addition to his qualifications as a barrister, Roy holds an MBBS and is a registered medical practitioner.

Prior to coming to the bar, Roy worked as Legal Director (Health Law and Research) at Sydney Local Health District, and Director of Medical Administration Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney (RPA).

Roy continues to provide health law advice to Local Health Districts, and is a legal member and a Deputy Chair of the RPA Human Research Ethics Committee.

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