All figures should be exclusive of GST.

Totals

Total (external and internal) expenditure: $820,675.78

  • Total internal legal services expenditure: $248,089.16
  • Total external legal services expenditure: $572,586.62

Summary of external legal services expenditure

Total external legal services expenditure: $572,586.62

  • Total value of briefs to counsel: $75,450.74
  • Total value of disbursements (excluding counsel): $20,238.47
  • Total value of professional fees paid: $476,897.41

Counsel

Total number of direct briefs to counsel: 2

  • Number of direct briefs to male counsel: 2
  • Number of direct briefs to female counsel: 0

Total number of indirect briefs to counsel: 5

  • Number of indirect briefs to male counsel: 3
  • Number of indirect briefs to female counsel: 2

For information only: Total number of briefs to counsel: 7

  • For information only: Total number of briefs to male counsel: 5
  • For information only: Total number of briefs to female counsel: 2

Total value of direct briefs to counsel: $22,810.91

  • Total value of direct briefs to male counsel: $22,810.91
  • Total value of direct briefs to female counsel: –

Total value of indirect briefs to counsel: $52,639.83

  • Total value of indirect briefs to male counsel: $19,031.46
  • Total value of indirect briefs to female counsel: $33,608.37

For information only: Total value of briefs to counsel: $75,450.74

  • For information only: Total value of briefs to male counsel: $41,842.37
  • For information only: Total value of briefs to female counsel: $33,608.37

Professional fees

  • Australian Government Solicitor: $80,992.07
  • Holding Redlich: $261,692.25
  • HWL Ebsworth Lawyers: $92,253.89
  • Webb Henderson: $40,358.98

Other government legal service providers

  • Office of Parliamentary Counsel: $690.37
  • Council of Australian Council: $90.91

Privacy Laws & Business: $818.94

Total value of professional fees paid: $476,897.41

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