Elected to the Bar: 2012
Appointed Senior Counsel: 2022
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Eric Heenan SC
Eric Heenan practises in commercial and public law.
Eric graduated with a degree in science from the University of Western Australia before completing a PhD in high energy physics at the University of Melbourne. He then returned to the University of Western Australia to study law, followed by a Bachelor of Civil Law at the University of Oxford. Before coming to the bar in 2012, Eric worked on a wide range of commercial and public law matters, including regulatory prosecutions, at the State Solicitor’s Office.
Date of admission: 2007
Qualifications: BSc (Hons) (WAust), PhD (Melb), LLB (Hons) (WAust), BCL (Dist) (Oxon)
Areas of practice
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Common Law and Personal Injury
- Environment and Planning
- Inquests and Inquiries
- Public and Administrative
- Tax and Revenue