Yasser Bakri Portrait

Yasser Bakri

Bar roll 2013 Admitted 2007
  • Commercial Law Public Law
  • Employment & Industrial
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Yasser's practice areas include industrial relations, employment law, commercial litigation and class actions

Yasser is particularly experienced in and interested by complex litigation and enjoys working on urgent and difficult matters. Immediately prior to coming to the bar had a busy practice in the Industrial and Employment Law department at Slater & Gordon.

Yasser has extensive experience in all aspects of industrial and employment law litigation including acting in numerous successful applications for urgent interlocutory relief in the Federal Court; providing advice in relation to high profile disputes involving industrial action and enterprise bargaining; acting in termination of employment disputes, including discrimination and advising executives in breach of contract disputes, and appearing in contested interlocutory applications and arbitrations at the Fair Work Commission and the Federal Court of Australia. 

Yasser has conducted matters in most Federal and Victorian courts and tribunals.

Yasser read with Craig Dowling and Lachlan Armstrong. His senior mentor was Rachel Doyle SC.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation


Chambers & Clerk

Castan Chambers
Level 13 Room 5

460 Lonsdale Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

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Jane King

03 9225 8558


Commercial Law
  • Competition
Public Law
  • Civil & Human Rights
  • Judicial Review
Employment & Industrial
  • Discrimination
  • Employment Contracts
  • Restraint of Trade
  • Statutory Employment Rights
  • Industrial Disputes
  • Work Health & Safety
Tort Law
  • Inquests



Bachelor of Laws (Hons)

Bachelor of Arts



Entitled to practise in

State and Territory Courts and Tribunals

Federal Court of Australia

High Court of Australia


Fair Work Commission Unfair Dismissal Users' Group