6 St. James International is a leading group of independent practitioners of international law based in the Southern Hemisphere, including Senior Counsel (aka ‘QCs’), experienced junior counsel and senior academics. Our counsel have unrivalled reputations for the provision of exceptional service at the highest levels. They are reputable, ethical, experienced and cost effective. They provide intelligent, focused and responsive advice and representation to Governments and States, major listed corporations, diplomats and individuals throughout the world. 

Tim D. Castle

Chair, UNCITRAL National Co-ordination Committee of Australia, Co-Chair New York State Bar Association International Section's Australian Chapter, Deputy Chair, International Law Section, Law Council of Australia

Kate Eastman SC

Senior Counsel; Senior Fellow, Monash University Human Rights Program

Dr Christos Mantziaris

Specialist in Private International Law (Conflicts of Law), Cross-Jurisdictional Trusts & Succession Disputes


Rashda Rana SC

Senior Counsel and International Arbitrator; President, ArbitralWomen

Michael Seck

Specialist in Maritime Law & Employment Relations Law

Dr Christopher Ward SC

Senior Counsel; President, International Law Association (Australian Branch); Adjunct Professor of Law, Australian National University

Dr Stephen Tully

Director of Studies, International Law Association (Australian Branch); Specialist in Transnational Corporations, Migration Law

Madeleine Bridgett

Specialist in Human Rights Law

Professor James Stellios

Director, Centre for International & Public Law, Professor of Constitutional Law, Australian National University

Professor Tim Stephens

Professor of International Law, University of Sydney, President, Australian and New Zealand Society of International Law

Admiralty & Maritime Law

Anti-Corruption Law

Anti-Dumping Law

Anti-Money Laundering Law

Aviation Law

Counter-Terrorism Financing Law

Cross-Border Insolvency

Diplomatic & Sovereign Immunity

Enforcement of Foreign Judgments & Awards

Foreign Bribery Law

Human Rights Law

Indigenous Rights

International Commercial Arbitration

International Environmental Regulation

International Financial Regulation

International Humanitarian Law

Investor-State Disputes

Law of the Sea

Laws of War & Armed Conflict

Litigation Before International Tribunals

Maritime Boundary Delimitations

Oil, Gas and Resources Investments

Private International Law

Public International Law

Refugee & Migration Law

Singapore International Commercial Court

Trade Law incl WTO Disputes

United Nations Sanctions

The 6 St James International Legal Practice Group is widely published in the field of international law and practice. Click on texts to access purchase details.

Rashda Rana SC Alternative Dispute Resolution - A Handbook for In-house Counsel

Rashda Rana SC Alternative Dispute Resolution - A Handbook for In-house Counsel

Rashda Rana SC (co-author), International Commercial Arbitration

Rashda Rana SC (co-author), International Commercial Arbitration

Chapter authored by Dr Christopher Ward SC "National and international litigation: partners or competitors?"

Chapter authored by Dr Christopher Ward SC "National and international litigation: partners or competitors?"

Dr Stephen Tully, International Law Practice Manual

Dr Stephen TullyInternational Law Practice Manual

Dr Stephen Tully, International Corporate Legal Responsibility

Dr Stephen Tully, International Corporate Legal Responsibility

Chapter authored by Kate Eastman SC "Australia’s Engagement with the United Nations"

Chapter authored by Kate Eastman SC "Australia’s Engagement with the United Nations"

Texts authored and edited by Professor Tim Stephens, Fellow, 6 St James International Legal Practice Group: