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LLM, New York University (NYU) (2010)
LLB, University of Sydney (Hons I) (2006)
BA, University of Sydney (2004)
- Administrative and public law
- Constitutional law
- Regulatory law
- Royal Commissions, inquests and commissions of inquiry
- Employment and industrial law
- International law, including international arbitration
- Anti-discrimination and human rights law
- Migration law
- Commercial and corporations law
- Competition and consumer law
- Disciplinary proceedings
- Statutory interpretation
Joe was called to the Bar in May 2017.
Prior to joining the Bar, Joe was a Senior Lawyer at the Australian Government Solicitor, where he had a broad practice focussed on administrative and public law, constitutional law, regulatory law, international law, and Royal Commissions, inquests and commissions of inquiry.
Joe was Counsel Assisting the Commonwealth Solicitor-General from 2013-2014, where he was briefed as junior counsel in various matters. Joe also assisted the Solicitor-General in the preparation of matters in the High Court, intermediate appellate courts and international courts/tribunals, as well as in the drafting of opinions.
Joe has also previously worked for a judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, at a top-tier Australian law firm and at NYU.