Andrew Fernon SC

Andrew Fernon SC

Silk: 2020

Call: 2000

Tel: +61 2 8227 4400

Practice Areas

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Appellate
  • Building & Construction
  • Commercial
  • Corporations
  • Equity
  • Family Law
  • Insolvency
  • Property
  • Trusts
  • Wills & Probate

Andrew Fernon was called to the NSW Bar in 2000, having been previously admitted to practice in 1988 in both NSW and the ACT. He read with David Hammerschlag (now the Hon. Hammerschlag, Chief Judge in Equity, Supreme Court of NSW). Andrew has been a member of University Chambers since 2001, taking silk in 2020.

Andrew maintains a broad practice; however he has particular interest and expertise in commercial, corporations, equity, insolvency, leasing / strata / real property. Andrew also appears in family law disputes, particularly involving issues of property, equity and insolvency. He has considerable experience in appellate work in all areas of his practice.

Andrew appears in all courts and tribunals in all jurisdictions. Whilst based in NSW, he has had considerable recent experience appearing in Queensland.

For a list of decisions / notable cases in which Andrew has appeared, please download his CV below.


  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB Hons, Australian National University, 1988)
  • Bachelor of Economics (BEc, Australian National University, 1986)
  • Master of Laws (LLM, Sydney University, 1994)

Download Andrew's CV here.