Deborah Dinnen is a Barrister at 6 and 7 St James’ Hall Chambers, Sydney. She specialises in employment and industrial law, administrative law, human rights, and regulatory matters. Until she was called to the Bar in March 2011, Deborah worked as a solicitor at the Australian Government Solicitor, where she advised and appeared for government departments and agencies in a broad range of practise areas. Earlier in her career, Deborah was tipstaff to her co-author, Frank Marks, when he was a judicial member of the NSW Industrial Relations Commission.
Deborah has extensive experience in complex statutory interpretation and regularly appears as an advocate in NSW and Federal Courts and Tribunals.