Paul Mendelow

ChambersFrancis Burt Chambers
Street AddressLevel 25, Allendale Square, 77 St George's Terrace, Perth Western Australia 6000
Postal AddressGPO Box C122 , Perth Western Australia 6839
DX AddressDX 182, Perth
Telephone(08) 9220 0444
Mobile0402 327 777
Fax(08) 9325 2041
Emailmendelow@iinet.net.au
Websitehttp://www.francisburt.com.au
Year Admitted to Practice 1987 (WA), 1985 (South Africa), 1990 (VIC)
Year Elected to WABA1994
Year Appointed QC/SC
QualificationsBA LLB, Higher Diploma in Company Law (University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa)

Paul Mendelow has over 30 years’ experience in litigation with emphasis on Trade Practices, contractual disputes, insurance law, estates litigation and defending Occupational Safety prosecutions (involving death or serious injury).

He regularly appears in the Superior Courts (at both trial and appellate level) in matters involving large, complex litigation.

High Court appearances include Henville v Walker (2001) 206 CLR 459 and Vigolo v Boston (2005) 221 CLR 191.

Publications include the following articles published in the Australian Law Journal:

  • “Expert Evidence: Legal Professional Privilege and Experts’ Reports” (2001) 75(4) ALJ 258
  • “Trade Practices Act: Recent Developments in Assessment of Damages” (2003) 77(8) ALJ 534

Paul has been recognised in Doyle’s Guide for his expertise in Occupational Safety matters (2017) and for his expertise in Wills and Estate litigation (2016).

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Commercial Law
  • Consumer Protection
  • Corporations
  • Equity
  • Insurance
  • Landlord & Tenant
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Law
  • Trade Practices
  • Wills & Estates

Liability limited by a Scheme approved under the Professional Standards Legislation