Simon Ower QC
Defamation, Media, Entertainment
Discrimination, Human Rights
International Law and Trade
Licensing (Liquor, Gaming et)
Local Government, Planning, Environment
Migration, Immigration, Citizenship
Wills, Estates, Family Provision
Admissions / Appointments
Admitted to Practice - 2000
Signed Bar Roll - 2002
Appointed Silk - 2016 (SC), 2019 (QC)
BA (Jur), LLB (Hons)
Ph: (08) 8231 2344
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.