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Sam Hallahan is experienced in commercial litigation, with particular expertise in Intellectual Property. Before coming to the Bar, Sam practised as a solicitor for 7 years in Intellectual Property and general commercial litigation, where his work included matters for large pharmaceutical and commercial clients.
At the Bar, Sam has appeared in first instance and appeal proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia, and in the Federal Circuit Court, the Supreme Court of New South Wales, the Local Court of New South Wales, the New South Wales Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT), and in opposition proceedings at IP Australia.
Sam accepts briefs in respect of all types of commercial matters.
In 2017, Sam was listed by Doyle’s Guide as an Emerging Intellectual Property & TMT Junior Counsel-Australia.
Sam also teaches the subject “Intellectual Property Law” to Juris Doctor and Masters students at the University of New South Wales.