Telephone: 07 3211 3048
Facsimilie: 07 3236 2311
Areas of practice
- Local Government
- Planning & Environment
Ben has specialised almost exclusively in planning and environment law since 1996.
Admitted as a Solicitor in 1993, he was an Associate with a National law firm at the time of his admission as a Barrister in 2001.
In addition to his law degree, Ben has a Masters degree in town planning.
In the course of his practice Ben advises, and appears on behalf of, a diverse range of developers, local governments, State agencies and submitters in all manner of Planning and Environment Court disputes and related mediation. He has appeared in many of the significant appeals in the Planning and Environment Court over the last decade or so.
Ben has been an Associate Editor of the Queensland Planning and Environment Reports since 1998, and is a regular contributor to the Queensland Environmental Practice Reporter.
He is presently the Vice President of the Queensland Environmental Law Association, having served on its management committee for many years.