Level 31 239 George Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000
(07) 3232 2145

PADDY
WILLIAMS

Year Of Call : 2018

CURRICULUM
VITAE

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Overview

Paddy was called to the Bar in 2018. His practice spans the gamut of civil and commercial law. Paddy has extensive court experience across federal and state jurisdictions. He specialises in remedies, intellectual property and insolvency.

Paddy closely monitors the development of civil legal remedies. He considers that the re-constitution of the High Court in recent years will accelerate the evolution of restitution and compensatory damages in Australia. Paddy’s fascination with the area manifests an acute understanding of his clients’ legal options be they traditional damages claims or less familiar remedies arising out of recent authorities.

Paddy holds a Bachelor of Civil Law from the University of Oxford and a Bachelor of Laws from James Cook University where he was awarded the University Medal. Prior to coming to the Bar Paddy was a solicitor with King & Wood Mallesons.

Areas Of Practice

  • Civil appeals
  • Banking (including finance and securities)
  • Bankruptcy
  • Building and construction
  • Civil confiscation of criminal proceeds
  • Class actions
  • Competition
  • Consumer protection law
  • Contractual disputes
  • Corporate insolvency
  • Corporations law
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual property
  • Partnership disputes
  • Real Property including leasing disputes
  • Restraint of trade
  • Telecommunications and broadcasting
  • Trusts
  • Constitutional law
  • Judicial review and administrative law