Francois Salama

Overview

Prior to being called to the Bar, Mr Salama worked in smaller suburban practices and also worked for a time at the mid-tier firm, CBP Lawyers (formerly Colin Biggers & Paisley). Mr Salama also worked as a volunteer law clerk for 5 years at a reputable set of Chambers where he was exposed to large scale litigious matters including Building & Construction, Contracts, Succession, Probate & Estate disputes and Corporate Insolvency, with some of the most highly sought after Queens Counsel and Senior Counsels in the jurisdiction.

Mr Salama was awarded a Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Science (Information Technology) and a Diploma in Information Technology Professional Practice from the University of Technology Sydney.

Mr Salama has experience in general Commercial Law with a specific emphasis on the following areas: Equity, Succession/Estate Planning/Wills & Probate including Family Provision, Building & Construction Law including complex engineering and construction disputes, Insolvency Law (Corporations & Personal Insolvency), Consumer Protection and Real/Personal Property Law.

In addition, Mr Salama has published a number of academic articles and regularly presents at academic conferences on recent changes in the law in which he practices.

Mr Salama is a recipient of the Doyle’s Wills & Estates Litigation Junior Counsel Recommended Award for 2019.

Areas of Practice

Contact Information

  • Francois.Salama@stjames.net.au
  • (+61 2) 9335-3048
  • (+61 2) 9335-3538