Stuart Shepherd

ChambersMurray Chambers
Street AddressLevel 1, 57 Murray Street, Perth Western Australia 6000
Postal AddressLevel 1, 57 Murray Street, Perth Western Australia 6000
DX Address
Telephone(08) 6244 5124
Mobile0402 327 842
Year Admitted to Practice 1987 (WA), 1993 (England & Wales)
Year Elected to WABA2008
Year Appointed QC/SC
QualificationsBJuris (UWA), LLB (UWA)

Stuart Shepherd was called to the bar in 2008, having undertaken a broad practice as a litigator, primarily in civil matters, commercial fraud prosecutions and regulatory matters. Before practice as an independent barrister, Stuart was engaged as a partner in firms in England and Western Australia.


Admitted in Australia, England and Wales, Stuart appears in all Courts and Tribunals, at first instance, and on appeal.


Stuart is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Western Australia and an Associate at Curtin University. He is Chairman of the Legal Aid Commission of Western Australia.



  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporations
  • Criminal Law
  • Defamation
  • Disciplinary Tribunals
  • Discrimination Law
  • Equity
  • Insolvency
  • Intellectual Property
  • Landlord & Tenant
  • Local Government
  • Professional Negligence
  • Trade Practices
  • Wills & Estates

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