Mohammud Jaamae Hafeez-Baig

Jaamae maintains a commercial and public law practice encompassing equity and trusts, civil fraud and asset recovery claims, contract law, administrative law, corporations law, consumer law, insolvency, and succession law.

His recent work includes appearing (led) in the Supreme Court of Queensland in a dispute involving a claim for damages for loss of opportunity arising out of a joint venture for the exploitation of a coal deposit and advising (led) a local government authority on an urgent basis in relation to a dispute which raised questions of contract law, administrative law, employment law, and competition law.

He has authored or co-authored 18 publications in international and domestic peer-reviewed law journals on various topics spanning private and commercial law. He is a co-author of the forthcoming publication, The Law of Tracing (Federation Press, 2021), and is a member of the author team for Civil Procedure Queensland.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Jaamae was the Associate to the Hon Justice Patrick Keane AC at the High Court of Australia, and the Associate to the Hon Justice John Bond and the Hon Justice Peter Lyons at the Supreme Court of Queensland.

Areas of Expertise
Equity and trusts
civil fraud and tracing
commercial law
contract law
Academic Qualifications
Bachelor of Civil Law (with Distinction) - University of Oxford (Magdalen College)
Master of Laws - University of Queensland
Bachelor of Laws (with First Class Honours and a University Medal) - University of Queensland
Year Qualified
Jaamae was called to the Bar in 2018.
Professional Organisation
Level Twenty Seven Chambers, Brisbane
Professional Contact
Tel: (07) 3008 3933