Justin Hogan-Doran
Justin Hogan-Doran

Justin practices in International Commercial & Investment Arbitration, Transport & Maritime Law, Jurisdiction and Private International Law, Construction Law & Arbitration, Mining & Resources Litigation, Insurance & Reinsurance, Insolvency & Bankruptcy. He has a particular interest in cross-border transactions and cross-border enforcement of awards and judgments. For a number of years he has been recognised as one of Australia’s leading lawyers in Alternative Dispute Resolution and Shipping and Maritime – most recently in The Best Lawyers in Australia (2019)
Justin is also listed as a Leading Junior Counsel by Doyle’s Guide Leading Transport Barristers in Australia (2018)

Prior to coming to the Bar, Justin practised as a solicitor in the Banking and Finance division of Mallesons Stephen Jaques, was an Associate to H.E. the Rt Hon Judge Sir Ninian Stephen in the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague, and was a consultant in the Financial Services Practice Group of the Boston Consulting Group.

Justin is a Captain in the Australian Army Legal Corps, and an Adjunct Senior Lecturer in Transnational Commercial Law at the University of Sydney. In his spare time he enjoys alpine mountaineering, marathon running, yacht racing and scuba diving.

Best Lawyers Award Badge

Transport - Leading


  • Admitted to NSW Bar: 2003
  • Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators


  • Bachelor of Economics (Syd) 1994
  • Bachelor of Laws (1st Class Hons) (Syd) 1996
  • BCL (Hons) (Oxon) 1999
  • M.Phil (Dist) (Oxon) 2000
  • Grad. Dip. Military Law (ANU) 2005
  • Diploma of International Arbitration, (Chartered Institute of Arbitrators) 2009