Elected to the Bar: 1999
Liability limited by a Scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation
Geoff Abbott acts in commercial disputes and professional disciplinary and regulatory matters. Geoff appears as counsel in hearings, trials and appeals in the superior courts of Western Australia and the State Administrative Tribunal.
Prior to joining Francis Burt Chambers, Geoff was a commercial litigation partner at Parker & Parker and Freehill Hollingdale & Page and gained wide experience advising on and appearing in commercial matters.
Geoff acts for regulators and practitioners in professional disciplinary and regulatory matters across a wide range of professions.
Date of admission: 1988 (WA), 1989 (Federal)
Qualifications: BJuris, LLB, BEc
Areas of practice
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Inquests and Inquiries
- Public and Administrative