Harrison has a diverse practice with an emphasis on commercial law, corporations law, equity, trusts, professional indemnity, planning and environment law, and public law. He has experience in a range of Courts and Tribunals, including the Federal Court, the Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court, the Land and Environment Court, the District Court and the Local Court. A select list of cases in which he has appeared is attached to his CV, which can be downloaded below.
Before coming to the Bar in 2016, Harrison worked in international arbitration in Singapore for Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (focusing primarily upon investor-state and treaty disputes), and in Paris for Allen & Overy (on large scale commercial claims).
Harrison was previously Tipstaff to the Honorable Justice R I Barrett of the New South Wales Court of Appeal.
Harrison holds a Juris Doctor (Dist) and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons I) from the University of Sydney. He taught Civil and Criminal Procedure at Sydney Law School and worked there as a researcher. He studied on exchange at Sciences Po, Paris. He speaks French.
Harrison is a contributor to Robson’s Annotated Corporations Legislation. He regularly appears for Marrickville Legal Centre’s youth clients on a pro bono basis. He has adopted the Law Council’s National Model Gender Equitable Briefing Policy.
Harrison accepts briefs in both civil and criminal matters.