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On joining the Bar, Mr Hackett was retained in commercial litigation matters and quickly developed what can be described as an “in court” practice. That has continued to the present day.
Mr Hackett’s commercial practice has expanded to Family Law jurisdiction involving substantial property disputes.
His practice is such that he is in court on almost a daily basis in either the:
Mr Hackett also has an out of court advocacy practice where he either appears for a litigant at mediation or alternatively conducts the mediation.
Mr Hackett has authored and delivered the following papers:
“Property Law Update & Recent Developments, Warning Statements – Residential Property Sales, Property Agents and Motor Dealers Act 2000” at the Australasian Legal Conference, 14 – 21 August 2005;
“Part 7A of the Income Tax Assessment Act” at the Australasian Legal Conference, 14 – 21 August 2005;
“Warmng Statements – Residential Property Sales – Property Agents and Motor Dealers Act 2000” delivered at the Porperty Law Master Class on 18 May 2006;
“Bankruptcy – Family Law” delivered to the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Australia on 17 April 2007;
“Invoking the statutory Power of Sale by Mortgagees” delivered at the Conference conducted by Television Education Network on 13 March 2008.
Below are a list of reported or unreported cases in which Mr Hackett has had an involvement in the past five (5) years in the Court of Appeal, Supreme Court, Federal Court and Family Court (Full Court and Trial Division):