Troy Anderson

Areas of expertise

Criminal law

Commercial litigation

Environmental law

Transport law, Maritime and Aviation

Inquests/Commissioners of Inquiry


Troy Anderson

Criminal law, Commercial litigation, Environmental law, Transport law, Maritime and Aviation, Inquests/Commissioners of Inquiry, Insurance

Troy Anderson practiced as a solicitor between 1998 and 2007, specialising largely in commercial and insurance litigation, including five years at one of Australia’s largest law firms. He was admitted to the New South Wales Bar in 2007. Since joining the Bar Troy has practiced almost exclusively in the criminal jurisdiction for both the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions and on behalf of defendants at first instance as well as at appellate level. In 2017 he was appointed to the NSW Public Defenders Chambers.

Professional Contact


  • 2007 to date: Member of the NSW Bar Association.
  • 2014 to date: Member of the Australian & New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology & the Law.
  • 2008 – 2010: Chairman of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand (NSW Branch).
  • 2001 – 2010: Executive Committee member of the Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand (NSW Branch).
  • 2005 – 2010: Member of the Arts Law Association of Australia’s pro-bono legal panel.
  • 2003 to date: Book review contributor to the NSW Law Society Journal.
  • 2003 – 2008: Volunteer at the Arts Law Centre.
  • 1998 – 2007: Member of the Law Society of NSW.