Cameron Murphy


Year of Admission to the NSW bar



Telephone: (02) 9264 6899


Areas of Practice

  • Intellectual Property

  • Administrative Law

  • Industrial/Employment

Selected cases

CGU Workers Compensation (NSW) Ltd v Department of Planning and Environment [2018] NSWCATAD 32

Extension of time in relation to a Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (NSW) application

Warner-Lambert Company LLC v Apotex Pty Limited [2017] FCAFC 58 (led by Bowne SC)

Patents, whether primary judge erred in finding that an application for Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) listing is not an infringement of patent, whether an application for PBS listing constitutes an offer to supply and an exploitation of the claimed invention

Felkin v Pathfinders Ltd [2017] FWCFB 556 (1 February 2017)

Appeal to Full Bench of the Fair Work Commission after a settlement agreement reached

Selected Papers/Publications

In Conversation with Anna Funder (2017) 110 Intellectual Property Forum 8 – 14

Tax Deductibility and Litigation: Reducing the Impact of Legal Fees and Improving Access to the System UNSW Law Journal 27(1) 240 – 242


Board Member, Light on the Hill Society, 2015 - present

Member of the Order of Australia, General Division, June 2014

Member, Australian Labor Party National Policy Forum, 2012 - present

President, NSW Council for Civil Liberties, 1999 - 2013

Trustee, Lionel Murphy Foundation, 2004 - present

Statutory Board Member, Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW, 2003 - 2009

Full Time Member, Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal of New South Wales, 2003 - 2008