Barristers are, in general, specialist advocates, which distinguishes them from others in the legal profession.  But just like other lawyers, they have usually chosen to practice in a certain area of the law.

Areas of Specialisation

The area of specialisation list used by this site is divided into broader categories with a number of specialisations relating to each category.

The full list of categories appears below.  Click to expand each category title to see the specialisations.

Search for a barrister in any area of specialisation.

Common Law / Personal Injury


Public / Administrative


Family Law and Guardianship




Environment and Planning

Inquests / Inquiries

Tax / Revenue

International Law

Alternative Dispute Resolution