Brian is a Meriam man and is passionate about Indigenous self-empowerment and socially responsible economic development for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
He is a Co-founder, Principal and Director of Jaramer Legal. Brian is a senior commercial lawyer who has advised State and Federal Governments and large corporations such as Telstra, Oracle and Qantas, as well as Australia’s big banks.
Brian has a broad corporate/commercial practice including advising on complex contract negotiations and agreements, litigation, risk and compliance and regulatory matters, privacy, corporate structure and governance issues, probity matters, strategic government direction, technology matters, international instruments, personal injury, and extensive experience in general procurement matters across many categories of goods and services as well as Federal Government grants.
He is currently a director on the Boards of Ilbijerri Theatre Company and Aboriginal Community Housing Ltd, as well as previously holding directorships with several other not for profit organisations that provide services in social areas that he is passionate about.