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Barrister: 2011 (New South Wales)
Solicitor-Advocate: 2006 (England and Wales)
Solicitor: 2000 (New South Wales)
Combined Bachelor of Laws & Bachelor of Science (Microbiology), University of New South Wales
- Banking and financial services
- Class actions and representative proceedings
- Competition law
- Consumer protection
- Corporations and securities
- Insolvency and restructuring
- Professional negligence
Conor has a broad commercial practice with particular expertise in trade practices and competition.
He has recently been briefed to appear for an individual in Australia’s first criminal cartel jury trial, for TPG (in proceedings concerning its proposed merger with Vodafone), for Apple Inc (in proceedings brought by Epic Games), for Facebook Inc (in proceedings brought by a developer, and in class action proceedings relating to its prohibition of cryptocurrency advertising), for Mazda Australia (in class action proceedings relating to the use of Takata airbags) and for the ANZ Banking Group (in the Banking Royal Commission and in various litigation in the Supreme Court of New South Wales).
Before to being called to the Bar, Conor practised as a solicitor for approximately 10 years (at Mallesons Stephen Jaques and Gilbert + Tobin in Sydney, and at Linklaters in London). During that time, he also completed secondments to Westpac Banking Corporation and The Royal Bank of Scotland plc.
Conor has been recognised in a range of different legal directories as a leading junior counsel in competition law and in commercial litigation. A curriculum vitae is available on request.