Shane has been recently called to the Bar. As a solicitor, Shane had a broad commercial practice and worked across a number of sectors including mining, gas, defence, government, banking, energy, telecommunications, manufacturing, and professional services. He also has class action, international arbitration, expert determination, and Royal Commission experience.

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice 2008, QUT

Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Information Technology 2007, QUT

Legal Practitioner (Queensland), 2008

Legal Practitioner (High Court of Australia), 2008

Barrister (Queensland), 2023

Member, Bar Association Queensland

Member, Australian Insurance Law Association

  • Spozac Pty Ltd v Tyro Payments
    A class action relating to an EFTPOS terminal outage. 


  • Ilumba Pty Ltd v Malouf Group Pty Ltd
    Pharmacy franchise and valuation dispute.


  • Rodriguez & Sons Pty Ltd v Seqwater
    A class action relating to the 2011 Queensland floods. 


  • DF Fry Developments v Permanent Mortgages
    A mortgagee in possession claim.


  • Hudson v Commonwealth of Australia
    A class action concerning PFAS contaminated land.


  • OPENNetworks v MyPort
    A disputed land access notice.


  • Australian Department of Agriculture
    Senate submission concerning White Spot Disease affecting prawns in Queensland.


  • Aurizon & QGC
    Various legal and dispute advices.


  • FRL v Highlands
    An international arbitration concerning a copper-gold mining joint venture.


  • GBST v Lake
    Employment contract dispute with insider trading allegations.


  • Dodd v Shine Corporate Limited
    A securities class action.


  • Jasmin v Trina
    Enforcement of an arbitration award. 


  • Menegazzo v PricewaterhouseCoopers
    Professional negligence claim. 


  • Herbert Smith Freehills
    Claim concerning solicitor conflict of interest.


  • Department of Defence
    Historical defence abuse mediations and claims.


  • Royal Commission into the Home Insulation Programme
    Acted on behalf of the Royal Commission.


  • Telstra v The State of Queensland
    Telecommunications Act litigation which declared certain State laws inoperative.


  • BHPB Electricity Expert Determination
    Expert determination concerning electricity prices.


  • Mio Art v Macequest
    Acted for financier in a property development dispute.
Picture of Shane Ogden in a navy suit.


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