All figures should be exclusive of GST and rounded to the nearest dollar

Summary totals

TypeAmount
Total (External + Internal) Expenditure

$1,825,274

Total Internal Legal Services Expenditure

$678,534

Total External Legal Services Expenditure

$1,146,740

Senior Counsel

Equitable briefing policy: ‘senior’ means a barrister of 10+ years experience at the Bar or a Queen’s/Senior Counsel. For 2019-20 reports, include 2009 barristers.

Number of briefs - direct and indirect briefs
TypeNumber
Total number of direct briefs to male senior counsel 0
Total number of direct briefs to female senior counsel 0

Total number of direct briefs to gender X senior counsel

0
Total number of indirect briefs to male senior counsel 1
Total number of indirect briefs to female senior counsel 2

Total number of indirect briefs to gender X senior counsel

0
Value of briefs - direct and indirect briefs
TypeAmount
Total value of direct briefs to male senior counsel $-
Total value of direct briefs to female senior counsel $-

Total value of direct briefs to gender X senior counsel

$-
Total value of indirect briefs to male senior counsel

$12,001

Total value of indirect briefs to female senior counsel

$62,288

Total value of indirect briefs to gender X senior counsel

$-

Junior Counsel

Number of briefs - direct and indirect briefs
TypeNumber
Total number of direct briefs to male junior counsel 0
Total number of direct briefs to female junior counsel 0

Total number of direct briefs to gender X junior counsel

0
Total number of indirect briefs to male junior counsel 2
Total number of indirect briefs to female junior counsel 4

Total number of indirect briefs to gender X junior counsel

0
Value of briefs - direct and indirect briefs
TypeAmount
Total value of direct briefs to male junior counsel $-
Total value of direct briefs to female junior counsel $-

Total value of direct briefs to gender X junior counsel

$-
Total value of indirect briefs to male junior counsel

$15,581

Total value of indirect briefs to female junior counsel

$42,189

Total value of indirect briefs to gender X junior counsel $-
Total value of briefs to all counsel

$132,058

Disbursements

TypeAmount
Total Disbursements

$36,906

Professional Fees

RecipientAmount
Total value of professional fees paid

$977,775

Use of the Panel

 Amount

What was your WoAG Legal Services Panel Fee (2019-20)

$2,098

Use of WoAG Legal Services Panel flexibility mechanisms

 Amount

Professional Fees for work done by non-Panel firms as part of 10% off-Panel allowance

$-

Professional Fees for work done by non-Panel firms with an Exemption from AGD

$-

Summary totals

TypeAmount
T1 Total Legal Services Expenditure (External + Internal)

$1,825,274

T2 Total Internal Legal Services Expenditure

$678,534

T3 Total External Legal Services Expenditure

$1,146,740

T4 Total value of briefs to Counsel

$132,058

T5 Total value of briefs to Male Counsel

$27,582

T6 Total value of briefs to Female Counsel

$104,476

T7 Total value of briefs to gender X Counsel

$-

T8 Total value of disbursements (excluding counsel)

$36,906

T9 Total value of professional fees paid

$977,775

T10 Total value of professional fees - 10% off-Panel allowance

$- 

T11 Total value of professional fees - Exemption from AGD

$- 
Total number of briefs to counsel 9

Professional Fees

Other Government legal services providers

Amount

Attorney-General's Department

$1,815

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

$-

Office of Parliamentary Counsel

$-

Overseas legal services providers

 

Overseas firms (single total figure, individual firm names not required)

$-

Domestic legal services providers

 

Australian Government Solicitor

$656,897

HWL Ebsworth

$95,249

Norton Rose Fulbright

$36,585

Holding Redlich

$149,775

McCullough Robertson

$36,000

Webb Henderson

$1,454

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