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jeremy gormly sc

Areas of practice

PROFESSIONAL NEGLIGENCE

MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE

COMMERCIAL 

DISCIPLINARY PROCEEDINGS

APPEALS

WILLS AND PROBATE

COMMISSIONS OF INQUIRY

Qualifications

Barrister, NSW Bar

Accredited Mediator, LEADR and NSW Bar Association

Accredited Mediator, National Standards for Accreditation of Mediators

Appointments

Former Chair, NADRAC – Advisor to Attorney-General on ADR 2011 – 

Former Chair, Mediation Committee at NSW Bar Association

Former Chair, Common Law Committee at NSW Bar Association

Former Chair, NSW Bar Council Professional Conduct Committee

Former Secretary and Member, NSW Bar Council

Former Member, Legal Profession Admission Board

Experience

Jeremy Gormly SC is the former Chairman of NADRAC – the National Alternative Dispute Resolution Advisory Council (2011-2013).  NADRAC advised the Commonwealth Attorney-General on the national development of ADR techniques in the court system, in business and commerce, on relationship issues and generally.
Jeremy is a practising barrister and mediator.  He has mediated hundreds of commercial, equity, professional and medical negligence disputes.  On a joint Commission from the Commonwealth Attorney-General and the Minister for Science and Personnel he was appointed to mediate long outstanding claims from the 1964 HMAS Voyager-Melbourne collision.
Jeremy was appointed Senior Counsel in 2001. 
His principal areas of practise as a barrister are in professional negligence and acting as counsel assisting in inquiries.  He has appeared in the Thredbo Landslide inquiry, and Corruption Commission (Western Australia), the McGurk Tape inquiry (ICAC), the Curti Taser inquest and numerous other inquiries.
Jeremy has written and lectured on ADR, electronic courtroom, pure economic loss, ethics, inquisitorial proceedings and advocacy.