Having been called to the Bar in 2001, further to admission as a solicitor in 1998, Dr Katter is a registered foreign lawyer of the Singapore International Commercial Court, an individual with rights of audience before The Dubai International Financial Centre Courts and is Admitted in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia, the Australian Capital Territory, the Northern Territory, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands.  Dr Katter is retained in commercial litigation and administrative law matters, being particularly experienced in complex resource, infrastructure and revenue litigation and arbitrations.

Dr Katter is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a Fellow and a member of the Panel of Arbitrators (Secondary) of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.

Dr Katter has been a building and construction industry payments adjudicator as to Queensland since 2005 and is a Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors panel senior adjudicator as to New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, the Northern Territory, the Australian Capital Territory and Tasmania, also being on the Resolution Institute panel as to Tasmania.

Dr Katter is a Senior Member part-time of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal.  Since 2014 Dr Katter has been a sessional Member of the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal and is the General Editor of QCAT Practice and Procedure, a LexisNexis publication.

Dr Katter is a mediator, accredited by the Resolution Institute.

Prior to commencing as a Barrister, Dr Katter was articled at Corrs Chambers Westgarth Lawyers, was the Research Officer to the Court of Appeal of Queensland and subsequently the Associate to the Honourable Justice I. D. F. Callinan AC of the High Court of Australia.

Dr Katter is a graduate of Cambridge University where he was a Wakefield Scholar, an alumni of the Harvard Business School and the Yale School of Management, was awarded the Clive Gard Scholarship by the Harvard Club of Australia and has a doctorate in law. From 2007 he has been an Honorary Fellow of the Australian Catholic University.  He has the following qualifications: BA(Government), LLB, LLM(Qld); MPhil(Cantab); GDipMilLaw(Melb); GDipAdvMilLaw(Merit)(ANU); SJD(QUT); PLDA(Harv), YGELP(Yale), psac, FCIArb, MCIArb, PRIMed,Adj.

Dr Dominic Katter


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