Robert Nash


D   08 9220 0421
M   0412 994 240
E   rnash@francisburt.com.au

Year of election to the Bar:
2006

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Areas of practice

Civil

Commercial
Appeals
Contractual disputes
Corporations law
Equity
Landlord and tenant
Real property
Restraint of trade
Securities and investments
Trusts
 

Criminal

State offences
White collar and corporate crime

Commonwealth offences
Financial crime  
Fraud
White collar and corporate crime

Coronial inquests
 

Public

Public and administrative
Disciplinary proceedings
Discrimination
 

Succession

Family Provision Act

Wills and estates
Wills
Estates
Guardianship
Contested probate

 

Profile

Robert Nash’s areas of practice are primarily in the areas of inheritance, contested probate, estate and trust administration disputes; commercial disputes with an emphasis on real property, business acquisition disputes and restraint of trade; inquiries and inquests; military disciplinary law; and criminal statutory prosecutions.

Until about 2012, his practice was very broad and included a significant component of criminal law.

From 1989 to 90, Robert was the pupil of CJL Pullin QC, RA Macknay QC and AD Fenbury. Since that time, he has practised in the Amalgam and at the Bar; and from 1996 to 1997 he was co-counsel assisting on the Wanneroo Inc. Royal Commission.

Robert sits as a member of the WA Racing Penalties Appeals Tribunal. He is Head of Panel of the WA Navy Reserve Legal Panel, and is also the non-executive chairman of a small publicly listed mining company.

 

Qualifications

Date of admission: 1987

Qualifications: BJuris, LLB, Notary Public

 

Liability limited by a Scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation