New Barristers

Terms of reference
  • Promote the pursuit of excellence through targeted Continued Professional Development, camaraderie through social events and other traditions of the general Bar amongst NSW barristers under 6 years
  • Assist NSW barristers under 6 years to build and develop their practices
  • Make submissions to the Bar Council regarding issues and matters that affect the interests of barristers under 6 years seniority
  • Otherwise support the work of the Bar Council as and when needed


Elly Phelan (Co-Chair)
Nicholas Bentley (Co-Chair)
Tomislav Bicanic
Carolina Soto
David Edney
Alison Hammond
Megan Caristo
David Townsend
Gina Edwards
Ella Dalrymple
Aleksandra Ilic
Chelsea Brain
Melissa McGrath
Antonia Quinlivan
Bridget Flaherty
Michael Morgan
Jordan Smith
Jeh Coutinho (Clerk)

Bali Kaur (Bar Association Staff Member)