Hugh Morrison

Hugh was called to the NSW Bar in 2017. Prior to coming to the Bar, Hugh worked as a solicitor at Teece Hodgson & Ward, practicing primarily in probate and equity litigation. He also worked as Tipstaff to the Probate and Protective List Judge in the Equity Division of the Supreme Court of NSW.

Areas of Law

    Hugh accepts briefs in all areas of law.

Journals

    Guest Editor (with Mary-Ann de Mestre) of special edition of the Australian Bar Review (“Estate Administration in Probate, Family Provision and Protective Cases” (2016) 43 Aust Bar Rev; Author, article (editorial) “Note from the Guest Editors”.

Seminars and Presentations

    “Statutory Will Applications and the Protective Jurisdiction” (paper authored with Craig Birtles) presented by Craig Birtles at the Blue Mountains Law Society Succession Conference 17 September 2016.

    “Family Provision and Statutory Wills” (with Craig Birtles), College of Law Autumn Intensive Wills and Estates Day, 23 March 2016.

    “Practical Note on Remuneration of Private Managers”, paper presented to the meeting of Wills and Estates Accredited Specialists,10 August 2015.

Contact information

Phone: (+61 2) 9335 3080

Fax: (+61 2) 9335 3099

Email: hugh.morrison@stjames.net.au