Andrew O’Brien has a broad commercial practice and regularly appears in applications and trials before the State and Federal Courts. Andrew has particular experience advising and appearing in complex contractual disputes and insolvency proceedings. His practice also extends to appearing in other forums including mediations, tribunals, examinations and inquiries.
Prior to being called to the Bar in 2011, Andrew worked as a solicitor practising in criminal and administrative litigation with a focus on appellate matters. During this time he regularly appeared as an advocate. In 2008 he was the Associate to the Hon Justice Hugh Fraser in the Queensland Court of Appeal.
He holds an Honours degree in Law from the University of Queensland.