Exell Clare

Clare Exell

Bar roll 2013 Admitted 2006
  • Commercial Law Employment & Industrial
  • Intellectual Property Tort Law
  • Public Law
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Clare practises in commercial litigation with particular experience in competition litigation

She appears in a range of commercial matters including competition and consumer law disputes, maritime, environment, insolvency, equity and trusts, corporations and securities, contractual and professional negligence disputes.  

Before being called to the bar, Clare was a Senior Litigation Lawyer at the Office of Fair Trading in London where she instructed on large competition appeals in the dairy, construction and tobacco industries.  She also has experience in administrative, public law and consumer protection matters as well as ex parte applications.  She also regularly advised on defamation and privilege issues.

Prior to practising in London, Clare was a Senior Associate at Gadens Lawyers Melbourne with a diverse commercial litigation practice which included contractual, trade practices, insurance and financial services disputes in the Federal, Supreme and County Courts.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation 


Chambers & Clerk

Aickin Chambers
Level 23 Room 7

200 Queen Street 
Melbourne VIC 3000 

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Jane King

03 9225 8558


Commercial Law
  • Admiralty & Maritime
  • Appellate
  • Banking & Finance
  • Bankruptcy
  • Competition
  • Consumer Law
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Corporate Insolvency
  • Corporations & Securities
  • Energy & Resources
  • Equity & Trusts
  • Insurance
  • Real Property
  • Residential & Retail Tenancies
Employment & Industrial
  • Confidential Information
  • Restraint of Trade
Intellectual Property
  • Confidential Information
Tort Law
  • Defamation
  • Negligence
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Negligence
Public Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Appellate
  • Environment
  • Guardianship & Administration
  • Judicial Review
  • Planning & Local Government



Bachelor of Laws (Melb)

Bachelor of Commerce (Melb)



Entitled to practise in

State and Territory Courts and Tribunals

Federal Court of Australia

High Court of Australia


Commercial Bar Association