James Lockhart SC



Class Actions


Commissions of Inquiry

Competition (Antitrust)

Consumer Protection

Corporate Reconstruction & Insolvency



James Lockhart has a commercial practice appearing and advising in complex commercial disputes. He has significant experience in disputes of the following type:

  • general commercial
  • competition and regulatory
  • corporations
  • insolvency
  • professional liability

He has significant experience in class actions, as well as in private arbitrations.

His clients include Qantas, KPMG, Ramsay Health Care, Deloitte, various company liquidators (e.g. Bell Group, HIH, Babcock & Brown), REST Super, Allianz, AON.

He is listed in the Best Lawyers list published by the Australian Financial Review. He is listed in Doyle’s Guide as a leading senior counsel in commercial litigation. He is also listed in Chambers & Partners barrister rankings.

James Lockhart SC