Jeremy Gormly SC


Year of Admission to the NSW bar


Year of Appointment as Senior Counsel



Telephone: (02) 9264 6899



Areas of Practice

  • Inquests and Commissions of Inquiry

  • Professional negligence

  • Disciplinary proceedings

  • Appellate

  • Mediation


Jeremy Gormly SC works primarily as counsel assisting inquiries and as a mediator.

Under a joint Commission from the Commonwealth Attorney-General and the Minister for Science and personnel he was appointed to and completed the task of concluding outstanding claims arising from the 1964 collision of HMAS Melbourne with HMAS Voyager.

Jeremy has mediated numerous commercial, equity and negligence actions. In 2011 Jeremy was appointed the Chair of the National Alternate Resolution Advisory Council to the Commonwealth Attorney-General. He formerly chaired the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of the NSW Bar Association.

Further information about Jeremy and his availability for mediation can be found on here.


Selected cases

Jeremy has appeared in numerous inquiries including the Lindt cafe inquiry,  the Seaview-CAA Royal Commission,  the Gretley Coal Mine Collapse inquiry and the Thredbo Landslide inquiry. He has appeared in multiple ICAC inquiries.

Jeremy has written and lectured on electronic courtroom, pure economic loss, ethics, inquisitorial proceedings and advocacy.