John Toohey Chambers
In 1995 Brendan founded his own firm, later joining with a midsize City firm. From December 2001 he again practiced on his own account before joining the Bar in 2005.
Brendan practices in a range of areas with an emphasis on:
* equity & trusts (including review of trustee decisions & disputes involving superannuation funds)
* property law
* banking & finance
* bankruptcy & insolvency
* commercial law & trade practices
* family law property matters (appeals and matters involving trust, company & third party issues only)
* wills, estates and contested probate matters
* intellectual property (particularly Trade Marks & passing off)
* constitutional issues
* private international law
Brendan regularly appears as counsel before all courts and various tribunals at trial and appellate level.
Brendan is a Board Member of the Child and Adolescent Health Service, and member of the Board's Audit & Risk Committee. Brendan is a member of the Mental Health Human Research Ethics Committee (NMHS) and the Legal Costs Committee.
Brendan was previously a member of the Child and Adolescent Health Service Governing Council, the Council of the Law Society of WA, the Council of the Western Australian Bar Association, a board member of the Mental Health Law Centre (WA) Inc and a member of the Football West (soccer) Grievances and Appeals Tribunal.
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