Faraz Maghami

Faraz was called to the Bar in 2009, after spending 18 months as a Judge’s Associate, prior to which he spent some 4.5 years with the in-house legal team of a large multi-national technology company.

His practice consists of general commercial/equity work with a strong focus on cross-border commercial disputes, International Commercial Arbitration, construction and infrastructure disputes, administrative and public law disputes, as well as appearances in matters before appellate courts in the Pacific region including advisory and appearance work for government departments of a number of Pacific nations.

In addition to undertaking broad and general commercial work, Faraz has cultivated a complimentary and growing practice in Criminal Law (including Public International Law) with advice and appearances in serious criminal trials and appeals of the white-collar variety, including general financial crime, breaches of directors’ duties, uttering counterfeit monies, money laundering, taxation fraud and charges specific to national security and organised crime, as well as appearances and advisory work for those summoned to appear before covert and intelligence gathering commissions and other clandestine government institutions.

Faraz Maghami