Richard Edmonds SC
Richard Edmonds SC

The Hon. Richard Edmonds,SC

Partner Allen Allen & Hemsley 1974-1985
admitted to the NSW Bar Association in 1985
Appointed Senior Counsel in 1995
Appointed to the Federal Court of Australia 2005 until 2016

Areas of Practice:
Administrative Law, Company Law Succession Law, Law of Trusts and Revenue Law State and Federal with particular emphasis
on Income Tax and Goods and Services Tax.


  • Legal practitioner of the NSW Supreme Court: 1974
  • Barrister: 1985
  • Senior Counsel: 1995
  • Justice of the Federal Court of Australia 2005-2016


  • BA; LLM (Hons) – University of Sydney