Eliza Bergin

Admitted:
2000


Signed Bar Roll: 2017

Qualifications: LLM, LLB(Hons), BSc

Areas of Practice

- Commercial and Civil
- Commercial
- Civil
- Building, Construction and Engineering
- Bankruptcy, Corporate Insolvency
- Company Law
- Contract
- Landlord and Tenant (Commercial, Residential)
- Trade Practices, Consumer protection
- Property, Conveyancing
- Commercial Litigation

- Estates
- Wills, Estates, Family Provision
- Guardianship and Administration

- Public
- Inquests
- Administrative
- Constitutional
- Disciplinary Tribunals
- Migration, Immigration, Citizenship

- Other
- Planning and Environment Law
- Compulsory Acquisition
- Water Law
- Local Government


Details:

Counsel Assisting the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety (January 2019- February 2021, led by P Gray QC and P Rozen QC)


Description:

Eliza practises in public and commercial law. Eliza appears in all major jurisdictions including Federal and State Courts, Tribunals, Inquiries and Royal Commissions. She has over 20 years of experience in large commercial and government firms and at the Bar. She applies a strategic and practical approach.

Eliza represents corporations, individuals, government and institutional clients and appears as Counsel Assisting. From January 2019 - February 2021, Eliza was appointed Counsel Assisting the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety (led by P Gray QC and P Rozen QC).

Eliza was Associate to Justice Peter RA Gray AM of the Federal Court of Australia (2001-2002), Solicitor and Senior Associate at King & Wood Mallesons (2004-2010), Principal Solicitor at Victorian Government Solicitor’s Office (2010-2017). She has a Masters of Law from ANU, a Bachelor of Law (Honours) from University of Melbourne and a Bachelor of Science from Monash University.