Chris Jessup Portrait

The Hon Dr Chris Jessup QC

Bar roll 1975 Silk 1987
  • Commercial Law Employment & Industrial
  • Intellectual Property Public Law
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The Hon Dr Chris Jessup QC is a former Judge of the Federal Court of Australia

Save for a period of almost 11 years as a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia (2006-2017), Dr Jessup has been in continuous practice at the Bar since 1975, since 1987 as a Silk.  His main area of expertise is employment and industrial relations law, with experience also in intellectual property law, public law and general commercial law.  

Dr Jessup is available to act as arbitrator or mediator, and to advise, in the areas of law referred to. 

Listen to The Hon Dr Chris Jessup 's Oral History


Chambers & Clerk

Aickin Chambers
Level 21 Room 5

200 Queen Street 
Melbourne VIC 3000 

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Jane King

03 9225 8558


Employment & Industrial
  • Appellate
  • Discrimination
  • Employment Contracts
  • Industrial Disputes
  • Public Sector Appeals
  • Restraint of Trade
  • Statutory Employment Rights
  • Work Health & Safety
  • Workers Compensation
Intellectual Property
  • Confidential Information
  • Copyright & Designs
  • Information Technology
Public Law
  • Administrative Law



Doctor of Philosophy

Bachelor of Economics (Hons)

Bachelor of Laws (Hons)



Entitled to practise in

State and Territory Courts and Tribunals

Federal Court of Australia

High Court of Australia