Christopher Brown Barrister

Christopher Brown



Lonsdale Chambers

Room 1005

Level 10

460 Lonsdale Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

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Christopher practises in commercial law, particularly insolvency, banking and finance, corporations and securities, and equity. Prior to coming to the Bar, Christopher was a solicitor in the litigation department at Clayton Utz.

Christopher has an extensive business background and holds an MBA from Melbourne Business School. Prior to entering the legal profession, Christopher worked in management positions in the IT industry and the finance industry.

On coming to the Bar, Christopher read with Philip Crutchfield QC. He has since appeared in many commercial matters in most jurisdictions but regularly appears in trials, interlocutory hearings and appeals in the Supreme Court of Victoria, Federal Court, Federal Circuit Court and the Supreme Court of New South Wales. A list of some matters in which he has appeared can be found here.

Christopher is a co-author of Australian Corporation Law Principles and Practice (LexisNexis) and Bankruptcy Law and Practice (LexisNexis). He is also a full member of the Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association (ARITA).

Christopher is a nationally accredited mediator and is available as a mediator in most areas of commercial law.

To get in touch with Christopher Brown | or for more information please contact the Clerk on: +61 3 9225 7222 or

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