Mark Brabazon SC
Mark Brabazon SC

Mark Brabazon is a leading tax silk.  He acts for private and government clients in tax, equity and commercial cases, in public and administrative law, and in general appeals.  His practice covers all stages from planning, advice and investigation through ADR and trial litigation to final appeal.  He holds a PhD in international tax law from the University of Sydney.

He is the author of  International Taxation of Trust Income (Cambridge University Press, 2019), ‘The Application of Tax Treaties to Fiscally Transparent Entities’ in the Global Tax Treaty Commentaries (IBFD online, 2018) and many journal articles.

Mark is the chair of the Council of Law Reporting for New South Wales.  He also chairs the Costs and Fees Committee of the NSW Bar Association and is recognised as an expert on the law relating to legal costs.

Some selected recent publications can be seen on SSRN and in the Sydney Law School Research Papers Series.



  • Admitted as a Barrister: 1988
  • Appointed Senior Counsel: 2008


  • PhD (SYD)
  • LLM (UQ)
  • BA (UQ)