jeremy gormly sc
Areas of practice
WILLS AND PROBATE
COMMISSIONS OF INQUIRY
Barrister, NSW Bar
Accredited Mediator, LEADR and NSW Bar Association
Accredited Mediator, National Standards for Accreditation of Mediators
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
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.