Hemmant’s List Member Dr Richard Schulte successfully appeared for the Commissioner of Taxation in a complex matter involving significant amounts of unexplained income and whether findings of fraud and evasion were justified. Pursuant to s14ZZK(b) of the Taxation Administration Act 1953 (Cth) the taxpayers were required to prove that the amounts of money they received […]
List Member David Marks QC has been recognised as a leading Tax Queen’s Counsel in Chambers and Partners
List Member Gareth Beacham QC has been recognised as a leading Construction & Infrastructure Queen’s Council in Chambers and Partners
The recent case of Fastbet Investments & Anor v Deputy Commissioner of Taxation (No 5)  FCA 2073 concerns a challenge by Fastbet to the validity of a security bond demand (“SBD”). The SBD issued by the Commissioner required Fastbet to provide security to the Commissioner in the form of a mortgage over land in […]
Hemmant’s List is proud to announce that List Member Erin Longbottom is one of nine New Queens Counsel appointed today. The Hemmant’s List Board congratulates Ms Longbottom on this appointment, an acknowledgement of her achievements and dedication to the profession. The Hemmant’s List Board also extends its congratulations to the other appointees.
Dr Richard Schulte is a highly experienced Tax and Superannuation Litigation practitioner. Here he outlines effective strategies for Trustees of Self Managed Superannuation Funds (and their Accountants) when dealing with Trust Fund Non-compliance.
List Member Kathryn McMillan QC has been recognised for her contributions to the Family Law area by the following rankings in Doyles Guide: Leading Parenting & Children’s Matters Barrister – Queensland 2020; and Recommended Family Law Senior Counsel – Queensland 2020
List Member Keith Wilson has been recognised as a Recommended Parenting & Children’s Matters Barrister – Queensland 2020. Keith has a diverse practice, however, remains a well respected Counsel in the Family Law area.
In a QCAT proceeding brought by the Health Ombudsman against a Doctor who, while working in the stressful environment of an Intensive Care Unit, slapped an agitated and distressed elderly patient, it was accepted that while principles of general deterrence are relevant, the purpose of disciplinary proceedings is to provide protection to the public not […]
Hemmant’s List is proud to acknowledge the following List Members who have been ranked in Doyle’s Guide Leading Insurance Senior and Junior Counsel – Queensland, 2019: Preeminent Geoffrey Diehm QC (Jeddart Chambers) Richard Douglas QC (Callinan Chambers) Brett Charrington (More Chambers) Jessica McClymont (Inns of Court) Leading Kevin Holyoak (Callinan Chambers) Andrew Luchich (Jeddart Chambers) […]