Simon Ower QC

Simon Ower QC

Simon Ower QC

Practice Areas

  • Administrative

  • Commercial

  • Defamation, Media, Entertainment

  • Discrimination, Human Rights

  • Equity, Trusts

  • Family Law

  • International Law and Trade

  • Licensing (Liquor, Gaming et)

  • Local Government, Planning, Environment

  • Mediations, Arbitrations

  • Migration, Immigration, Citizenship

  • Wills, Estates, Family Provision

Admissions / Appointments

  • Admitted to Practice - 2000

  • Signed Bar Roll - 2002

  • Appointed Silk - 2016 (SC), 2019 (QC)

Qualifications

BA (Jur), LLB (Hons)

Contact Details

Ph: (08) 8231 2344

sower@jeffcott.com.au

Additional Information

  • Member, Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal

  • Member, South Australian Bar Association

  • Member, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

  • Member, Australian Institute of Administrative Law

Simon has been recognised as a Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Barrister – Australia by Doyle's Guide (2017, 2018).

Simon has qualified as a mediator under the National Mediator Accreditation Scheme.

In addition to his usual practice, Simon also has a strong commitment to acting in human rights and pro bono matters, with a particular interest in migration law, environmental matters and criminal appeals. He is available to consider briefs in meritorious cases where funding may not otherwise be available.