Mr Adam TJ Baker

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Adam has a general commercial and common law practice, and has appeared in all Victorian and Federal Courts, and the VCAT. Adam is also on the NSW roll.  

Prior to being called to the Bar, Adam was Associate to Justice Middleton at the Federal Court, and Justice D Beach at the Supreme Court of Victoria, and was a lawyer at Gates and Partners (now Kennedys) and Treasury Solicitors in London.

He has particular expertise and accepts briefs in:

  • commercial contracts, equity, trade practices and intellectual property matters;
  • class actions (eg. financial services and bushfire matters);
  • insurance and liability matters;
  • general common law matters involving intentional torts, defamation and negligence;
  • buidling regulation and prosecutions under Building Act 1993 and the Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995
  • contempt proceedings; and
  • gambling and liquor regulation.

Adam also has specialist knowledge in aviation and airports law (both regulatory and liability) having been a lawyer at Gates and Partners working on major aviation disasters for international carriers and insurers, and worked in the Airports Branch of the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development. 

Adam graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and a Bachelor of Science in 2006. He read with Chris Winneke QC, and Stephen O'Meara QC was his Senior Mentor.

 

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.

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  • Admitted to Practice
    11 September 2009
  • First Signing Bar Roll
    23 October 2014
  • Qualifications
    LLB (Hons) / B.Sc