About

French Quarter Chambers is a Gold Coast-based group of Barristers, Mediators and Arbitrators with vibrant and elegant chambers at Suite 15, 3029 The Boulevard, Emerald Lakes, Carrara.

Contact

07 5618 8218

enquiries@frenchquarterchambers.com.au

Suite 15, 3029 The Boulevard
Emerald Lakes
Carrara QLD 4211

PHILIP LOONEY QC

 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Administrative law
  • Alternate dispute resolution
  • Arbitrator
  • Commercial
  • Corporate
  • Family
  • Insolvency
  • Mediator
  • Tax litigation
  • Tax recovery

 

Professional memberships

  • Bar Association of Queensland
  • Business Law Section - Law Council of Australia
  • Family Law Practitioners’ Association of Queensland Limited
  • Family Law Section - Law Council of Australia
  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association
  • Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators
  • Family Law Arbitrations Group (QLD)

 

BIOGRAPHY

Philip was first called to the Bar in 1996 and took silk in 2012. He has a diverse practice with a focus on Family Law, Tax and Commercial litigation.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Philip had a 14 year career as a Chartered Accountant with extensive experience both in Australia and overseas. He worked mainly in the insolvency, corporate and forensic accounting areas, having held various positions at a senior level. Philip’s career took him from Brisbane to Sydney, London and Hong Kong working mainly for KPMG or its predecessor firms.

Philip is a member of 19 Inns Chambers in Brisbane and French Quarter Chambers on the Gold Coast for the convenience of clients south of Brisbane.

In addition to being an accredited Family Law arbitrator, Philip is regularly called on to act as a mediator, particularly in family and commercial disputes. Philip is a member of the Family Law Arbitrations Group (Qld) (FLAG (QLD)).

Philip is currently the Queensland Board Member of The Australian Institute of Family Law Arbitrators and Mediators (AIFLAM).

Philip has been recognised in Doyle’s Guide in the areas of Family Law, Tax, Insolvency & Reconstruction and Commercial Litigation & Disputes.

 

Contact details

Phone: 07 5618 8213

Mobile: 0419 789 030

Email:  philiplooney@qldbar.asn.au

Linkedin Profile:  https://au.linkedin.com/pub/philip-looney-qc/13/770/b12

 

Leading Family Law Senior Counsel – Australia, 2020
Leading Family Law Senior Counsel – Queensland, 2020
Leading Parenting & Children’s Matters Barristers – Queensland, 2020

 

 

 

 

About

French Quarter Chambers is a Gold Coast-based group of Barristers, Mediators and Arbitrators with vibrant and elegant chambers at Suite 15, 3029 The Boulevard, Emerald Lakes, Carrara.

Contact

07 5618 8218

enquiries@frenchquarterchambers.com.au

Suite 15, 3029 The Boulevard
Emerald Lakes
Carrara QLD 4211