Stephen Rushton SC

Stephen Rushton SC was admitted to the Bar in September 1986 and was appointed Senior Counsel in 2000.

Since 1997 he has held the statutory appointment of Environmental Counsel to the Environment Protection Authority. He is also a Member or the Australian Academy of Forensic Sciences.

Practice Areas

  • Crime
  • Commercial & equity
  • Environmental law (particularly environmental crime)
  • Competition law
  • Construction and mining
  • Arbitrations
  • Commissions and Inquiries
  • Inquests
  • Disciplinary proceedings

Admissions and Appointments

Barrister: September 1986
Senior Counsel: 2000
Solicitor: 1981-1986

Tertiary Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts, University of Sydney (1979)
Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours), University of Sydney (1981)