Harrison has a diverse practice with an emphasis on commercial law, corporations law, equity, trusts and public law. He has experience in a range of Courts and Tribunals, including the Federal Court of Australia, the Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court of New South Wales, and the District and Local Courts of New South Wales.
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). He has been involved in cases under the ICC, UNCITRAL, ICSID, SIAC and LIAC Rules.
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 also studied on exchange at L’Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po, Paris). He is proficient in 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.