Chris Horan SC has a particular interest in constitutional and administrative law, and also has a developing practice in commercial law and equity and trusts.
Before coming to the Bar, Chris worked for the Commonwealth Attorney-General's Department, in the office of General Counsel and later as Counsel Assisting the Solicitor-General. As Counsel assisting the Commonwealth Attorney-General's Department Chris prepared legal opinions and written submissions in significant litigation involving the Commonwealth. As General Counsel Chris gave legal advice in the areas of constitutional law and statutory construction in such areas as native title, taxation, grants and appropriations, superannuation, judicial power and acquisitions of property.
Prior to these roles Chris was an Associate in the High Court of Australia to Justice Brennan.
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