Jack Pappas 


Jack Pappas - Empire Chambers, Canberra
Jack Pappas

Jack Pappas commenced employment as a Barrister and Solicitor in the Australian Capital Territory in 1979. For a time Jack was the managing partner of a large Territory based law firm before commencing practice on his own account as pappas, j attorney. 

In 1996 Jack founded Empire Chambers which now houses 17 members of the independent bar practising across the legal spectrum.

Over more than 20 years continuous work as an advocate Jack has developed a wide-based practice in:

  • Criminal Law;
  • Copyright;
  • Medical negligence;
  • Appeals;
  • Taxation;
  • Commercial disputes;
  • Contract;
  • Defamation;
  • Building Law.

Jack is a qualified Advocacy instructor who has taught with the Australian Advocacy Institute.

He is admitted to practice in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Victoria & Western Australia and has appeared in numerous reported cases.

His availability can be established by liaison with his clerk, Joanna Scott on (02) 6257 7381