Richard Scruby SC

Administrative, Public & Constitutional



Commissions of Inquiry

Consumer Protection

Corporate Reconstruction & Insolvency




Real property


Mr Scruby practices in a variety of jurisdictions, with a general focus on commercial, equity and corporations matters.  He appears for the Commissioner of Taxation in the AAT and Federal Court, and has appeared for a variety of parties in different jurisdictions in cases involving the mining industry.  In 2015 he was junior counsel assisting the Royal Commission into Trade Union Corruption.  He was appointed silk in 2017.
Mr Scruby is listed in Best Lawyers 2025 in the area of Litigation. He is a member of the Diversity and Equality Committee of the New South Wales Bar Association.  A full CV is available on request.

Richard Scruby SC