Elected to the Bar: 2022
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation
Chris Mofflin practices in both commercial and public law.
Chris began his legal career in 2014 as Associate to the Hon. Chief Justice Martin, before working as a solicitor in the Perth and Tokyo offices of Herbert Smith Freehills, and subsequently at the State Solicitor’s Office.
Chris has acted on a broad range of commercial and public law matters including contractual disputes, judicial review proceedings, coronial inquests, negligence claims and regulatory prosecutions. His commercial practice has a particular focus on private commercial arbitration for corporate and government clients, including acting on one of the largest arbitral damages claims in Australia. He also has experience in private international and investor-state arbitrations.
Chris has appeared as sole counsel in the Supreme Court, District Court, Magistrates Court and Coroner’s Court.
Chris holds degrees in Law (with Honours) and Science from the University of Western Australia.
LLB (Hons) (UWA), BSc (Pure Mathematics) (UWA)
Date of admission: 2015
Areas of practice
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Common Law and Personal Injury
- Inquests and Inquiries
- Public and Administrative