John Turnbull SC

Senior Counsel

Appointed Senior Counsel in 2015.
John was called to the bar in 1983.

John primarily appears in first instance and appellate cases in the Federal Court, Supreme Court and the District Court and CARS. He appears for both plaintiffs and defendants.

During his early years John practiced in a wide range of jurisdictions including crime, commercial cases, compensation cases, insurance cases and equity suits.

As his practice developed he specialised more in the areas of common law, commercial law and equity.

In over 30 years of practice he has conducted many hundreds of first instance cases and numerous appellate matters.

Doyle’s Guide 2019 lists John as Leading Counsel in the Leading Insurance law Barristers NSW category. See: Leading Insurance Barristers

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