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International

The International Law practice group of 6 St James Hall Chambers is the Southern Hemisphere's pre-eminent international law practice.  Led by prominent Senior Counsel Dr Christopher Ward SC, the group consists of leading independent practitioners of international law including Senior Counsel (fomerly known as ‘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. 

Barristers

Sandrine Alexandre-Hughes

Specialist in Private International Law (Conflict of Laws, Cross-border Enforcement) applied to Commercial, Family and Succession matters. International arbitration.

Former Legal Officer at the Permanent Bureau of the Hague Conference on Private International Law.

Fluent both in English and French.

MADELEINE BRIDGETT

Specialist in Human Rights Law

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

DR CHRISTOS MANTZIARIS

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

MICHAEL SECK

Specialist in Maritime Law & Employment Relations Law

DR STEPHEN TULLY

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

PROFESSOR JAMES STELLIOS

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

DR CHRISTOPHER WARD SC

Senior Counsel and international law specialist; global President of the International Law Association; Adjunct Professor of Law, Australian National University

Practice Areas

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

Publications