James Pearson - 13wentworthselbornechambers
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Qualifications

Bachelor of Journalism, University of Queensland (2011)

Bachelor of Laws, University of Queensland (2014)

Graduate Diploma of Legal Education, Australian National University (2015)

Professional experience

Paralegal in a boutique commercial & mining firm (2013 – 2015)

Selected Cases

Morton v Williams [2017] NSWSC 1506 (succession – capacity of administrator to administer the estate – application by non-beneficiary to interpose in proceedings)

Stonewall Hotel Pty Ltd v Papantoniou [2017] NSWSC 964 (real property – lessee exercise of option – construction of rent review clause)

Stonewall Hotel Pty Ltd v Papantoniou (No 2) [2017] NSWSC 1152 (costs)

Mark Henry Skinner v Redmond Family Holdings Pty Limited [2017] NSWCA 237 (civil procedure)

Mark Henry Skinner v Redmond Family Holdings Pty Limited (No 2) [2017] NSWCA 271 (civil procedure)

Moloney v Taylor [2017] NSWCATCD 58 (statutory construction – jurisdiction)

McKenzie v Cash Converters International Limited FCA Proceedings NSD601/2016 (interlocutory application – appeared for the National Credit Providers Association in opposition to orders for discovery – decision reserved)

RHG Mortgage Corporation Limited v Saunders [2016] NSWSC 929 (mortgagee possession – effect of National Credit Code on enforcement of mortgage) (settled on appeal)

RHG Mortgage Corporation Ltd v Saunders [2016] NSWSC 1037 (with C Wood) (mortgagee possession – stay)

CJN v University of Sydney [2016] NSWCATAD 173 (administrative review – privacy law)

Recoveries Corporation Group Ltd v American Express Australia Ltd [2016] NSWSC 771 (with T J Hancock) (contract – unjust enrichment)

The Estate of Kati Tsilfidis; Stavrakakis v Tsilfidis [2015] NSWSC 1720 (with P. O’Loughlin) (succession – testamentary capacity – family provision)

In the matter of Halal Meats Pty Ltd [2015] NSWSC 2041 (with T J Hancock) (corporations – statutory demand – application to set aside)

Telephone

(02) 8915 5151

Fax

(02) 9232 4071

Called to the Bar

2015