Legal Services Expenditure 2017-18

Statement on legal services expenditure in accordance with paragraph 11.1(ba) of the Legal Services Directions 2017

This is a statement of legal services expenditure by the Federal Court of Australia, including the Family Court of Australia, Federal Circuit Court of Australia, Corporate Services and National Native Title Tribunal, for the financial year 2017-18, published in compliance with paragraph 11.1 (ba) of the Legal Services Directions 2017.

Expenditure is reported on an accrual accounting basis and exclusive of GST.

 

Summary of Legal Services Expenditure - Federal Court of Australia (including the Federal Court of Australia, Family Court of Australia, Federal Circuit Court of Australia and National Native Title Tribunal)

All figures exclusive of GST and rounded to nearest dollar

Totals $
Total (External + Internal) Expenditure $223,643.00
Total Internal Legal Services Expenditure -
Total External Legal Services Expenditure $223,643.00

 

Summary of external legal services expenditure: $
Total value of briefs to Counsel $8653.00
Total value of disbursements (excluding counsel) $2022.00
Total value of professional fees paid $212,968.00
Total External Legal Services Expenditure $223,643.00

 

Number of briefs to counsel No.
Number of direct briefs to male counsel 3
Number of direct briefs to female counsel 0
Total number of direct briefs to counsel 3
 
Number of indirect briefs to male counsel 0
Number of indirect briefs to female counsel 0
Total number of indirect briefs to counsel 0

 

 
Total value of briefs to counsel $
Total value of direct briefs to male counsel$8653.00
Total value of direct briefs to female counsel$0.00
Total value of direct briefs to Counsel$8653.00
 
Total value of indirect briefs to male counsel$0
Total value of indirect briefs to female counsel$0
Total value of indirect briefs to Counsel $0

 

Professional fees: $
Australian Government Solicitor $154,369.00
Corrs Chambers Westgarth $53,176.00
Mills Oakley Lawyers $5423.00
Other government legal service providers $0.00
Other non-LSMUL firms $0.00
Total value of professional fees paid $212,968.00