Philip Askin – Managing Partner / Commercial Lawyer

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Philip Askin LLB

Managing Partner

Secretary: Jodie Dudley

Philip Askin brings to Roberts Nehmer McKee a wealth of experience in major commercial and general dispute resolution. He has also developed specialties in trade practices and defamation. His advice is valued by many prominent business families in the North Queensland area.

Areas of Specific Interest

  • Commercial Dispute Resolution
  • Defamation Law
  • Trade Practices
  • Insolvency

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Queensland, 1980
  • Diploma of Legal Studies, Queensland University of Technology, 1981
  • Admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland, 1981
  • Admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia
  • Admitted as a Solicitor of the High Court of Australia, 1986

  

Community Involvement

  • Chairman Board of Directors, The Cathedral School of St Anne and St James
  • Council Member, Good Shepherd House
  • Honorary Solicitor, North Queensland and District Centre for Totally and Permanently Disabled Soldiers’ Association of Queensland
  • Retired Officer, Royal Australian Air Force Specialist Reserve Legal
  • Past President, North Queensland Club