Patrick McCafferty

Profile

Patrick¬†maintains chambers in Australia (called 2005) where he resides.¬† He maintains a practice in accordance with Chamber’s profile.

For more information on Patrick please contact the Clerks at

clerks@5rb.com

Career

Education

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) First Class degree, Queensland University of Technology - 2002
Bachelor of Civil Laws (BCL) Oxford University - 2006
Bachelor of Commerce, (BCom) University of Queensland - 2007

Qualifications

Bar Practice Certificate, Queensland University of Technology - 2004
Barrister, High Court of Australia - 2005

Areas of work

  • Contempt
  • Data Protection
  • Defamation
  • Entertainment Law
  • General Common Law
  • Harassment
  • Malicious Falsehood
  • Media Law
  • Pre-publication Advice
  • Privacy and Confidence
  • Publishing
  • Reporting the Courts
  • Sports Law

Articles

Interim Injunctions and the Overlap between Privacy and Libel

By Patrick McCafferty. 14 Jul 2010

News

19 Sep 2013

Blackstone’s Guide to the Defamation Act 2013 published

Guide to the new Act out now