15 May 2018
List A welcomes New Readers – Andrew Roe and Caroline Dawes
Andrew practises primarily in commercial, public and tax law.
Before coming to the Bar, Andrew was an associate to the Hon Justice Crennan AC at the High Court of Australia, a solicitor at King & Wood Mallesons, and the Researcher to the Solicitor-General for Victoria. He has experience in constitutional law, administrative law, tax law and commercial disputes in a range of areas including contract law, equity, conflict of laws, and competition and consumer law.
Andrew holds undergraduate degrees in arts and law with first class honours from Monash University, where he was an Editor of the Monash University Law Review and received the Vice-Chancellor’s Honours-PhD Scholarship. He also holds a Master of Law with first class honours from the University of Cambridge, where he studied as a Patrick Moore Cambridge Australia Scholar and received several academic prizes and scholarships. Andrew has published on tax and international law, and has taught law at the Australian National University.
Andrew is reading with Dr Catherine Button and Jonathon Redwood. His senior mentor is Philip Crutchfield QC.
Andrew is now available to accept briefs. Enquiries regarding his availability and fees can be made by contacting List A Barristers on (03) 9225 8444. Click here to view Andrew's full profile.
Caroline practises primarily in commercial law. Her key experience includes complex contractual disputes, franchising, trade practices and consumer law and property disputes across a range of industries.
Before coming to the bar, Caroline gained experience as a commercial litigator at MinterEllison and HWL Ebsworth Lawyers. In that capacity, she ran matters in all Victorian courts, the Federal Court and the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal, acted at mediations, undertook significant pleading and advice work and appeared in various jurisdictions.
Caroline has been working in commercial litigation since January 2008. Prior to being at HWL Ebsworth and MinterEllison, Caroline was the Associate to His Honour Judge Anderson, Judge in Charge of the County Court’s Commercial List for nearly 5 years (2008 to 2012). Between November 2012 and March 2013, Caroline was interned to Judge Khalida Rachid Khan of the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands.
Caroline is reading with Renee Enbom. Her senior mentor is Wendy Harris QC.
Caroline is now available to accept briefs. Enquiries regarding her availability and fees can be made by contacting List A Barristers on (03) 9225 8444. Click here to view Caroline's full profile.