Fitzgerald Christopher

Christopher Fitzgerald

Bar roll 2021 Admitted 2016
  • Commercial Law Tort Law
  • Public Law
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Chris practices in commercial law, public law and regulatory investigations

Prior to joining the Bar, Chris was an associate at Allens working in commercial litigation and regulatory investigations. He previously worked in the commercial litigation team at Clayton Utz, before working as an associate to the Hon. Justice Sloss at the Supreme Court of Victoria. Chris also worked at Heinz & Partners, Ballarat

Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Juris Doctor and a Master of Laws from the University of Melbourne.

Chris read with Liam Brown. His senior mentor is Nicholas De Young QC.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation


Chambers & Clerk

Castan Chambers
Level 16 Room 12

460 Lonsdale Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

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Jane King

03 9225 8558


Commercial Law
  • Appellate
  • Banking & Finance
  • Bankruptcy
  • Building & Construction
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Competition
  • Consumer Law
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Corporate Insolvency
  • Corporations & Securities
  • Energy & Resources
  • Equity & Trusts
  • Insurance
  • Private International Law
  • Residential & Retail Tenancies
  • Wills & Probate
Tort Law
  • Class Actions
  • Commissions & Inquiries
  • Defamation
  • Professional Negligence
Public Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Appellate
  • Civil & Human Rights
  • Commissions & Inquiries
  • Constitutional Law
  • Extradition Law
  • Guardianship & Administration
  • Immigration
  • Judicial Review
  • Native Title
  • Public International Law



Bachelor of Arts (Melb)

Juris Doctor (Melb)

Master of Laws (Melb)



Entitled to practise in

State and Territory Courts and Tribunals 

Federal Court of Australia

High Court of Australia

Recent Cases

Dudley v Secretary to the Department of Justice and Community Safety [2021] VSC 567

EIC20 v MICMSMA [2021] FedCFamC2G 282

Thompson v Minogue [2021] VSCA 358

HKTR and NDIA [2022] AATA 150