Adrian commenced practice as a barrister in Brisbane in 1997, having practised for some 14 years as a solicitor, most of which time he was a partner in one of the prominent firms in Brisbane.
His practice extends to a broad range of commercial litigation, arbitration and mediation, including Admiralty, maritime and aviation law, industrial and employment law, commercial and professional indemnity insurance, engineering and construction, mining and resources, native title, trade practices and commercial contracts.
He has served on and chaired many professional committees and delivered a number of papers on a variety of areas of law. He is presently a member of the Professional Conduct Committee of the Queensland Bar.
He is listed in the 2016 edition of Doyle’s Guide as one of the Leading Transport Barristers in Australia and as one of the Leading Employment & WHS Barristers in Queensland. He is listed in the 2017 edition as one of the recommended Senior Counsel in Native Title and in the 2019 edition as one of the recommended Counsel in the Queensland Employment & WHS Barristers category.