Established in 2006 by Michael Sifris SC (now The Honourable Justice Sifris), Lonsdale Chambers is one of the first private barristers' chambers in Melbourne.


The 25 members of Lonsdale Chambers practise in all areas of commercial law, with considerable experience in various specialist areas including Insolvency and Bankruptcy, Banking and Finance, Corporations, Property, Contract and Equity. Some members of Lonsdale Chambers also practise in other specialist areas, such as Taxation and Wills & Estates. Several of its members are also accredited mediators.


Lonsdale Chambers is unique in that its membership comprises both senior leaders of the bar and well-regarded juniors, with wide ranging backgrounds operating in a collegiate environment with a common goal of providing the best commercial advocacy services for their clients.