Full Name: Mr Robin Chan
Phone: +61 3 9225 8402
Mobile: 0499 900 113
Chambers: Owen Dixon Chambers West
Room: 0414
Date of Admission: 17 Apr 2007
Called to the Bar: 16 May 2013
Qualifications: LLB (Hons), B.Com, MTax, LLM (NUS)
Previous Occupation: Solicitor; Judge's Associate


Robin Chan practises in the area of civil law, including corporations, commercial and equity, revenue and probate law.

Robin graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons), a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Tax.

He worked as a researcher in the Court of Appeal Division of the Supreme Court of Victoria, and briefly as an associate to the Honourable President Chris Maxwell, before he undertook his articles of clerkship with Deacons Lawyers (now Norton Rose Fulbright). After his admission, he worked as a solicitor in the Tax and Banking & Finance groups of that firm.

Robin has also worked as an associate to the Honourable Justice Susan Kenny of the Federal Court of Australia. Just prior to coming to the Bar, he was an associate to the Honourable Justice David Habersberger of the Supreme Court of Victoria where his Honour was the principal judge in charge of the Commercial and Equity Division and the judge in charge of the Probate List.

Robin is fluent in Mandarin.

Other Languages Spoken

  • Cantonese
  • Chinese
  • Hokkien
  • Mandarin

Areas of Practice


Commercial Law

  • Banking & Finance
  • Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
  • Building Law & Construction Law
  • Competition Law & Consumer Law
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Corporations Law & Securities Law
  • Property & Probate
  • Transport Law

Equity & Trusts

  • Family Provision
  • Wills & Probate

Public Law & Administrative Law

  • Immigration
  • Judicial Review
  • Merits Review

Tax Law & Revenue Law

From 16 May 2013, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

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