Erik Young

Barrister, Selbourne Chambers


Erik Young practises primarily in the Supreme Court of NSW and Federal Court of Australia in the areas of corporate and commercial disputes, equity, property and trusts (including probate and family provisions), as well as in industrial and employment law in both Federal and State jurisdictions.


Prior to his call to the Bar, he worked for many years as a litigation solicitor at a large multinational law firm in commercial litigation and industrial and employment law.


Erik is also the reviewer and author of a large segment of the Corporations Law section of Halsbury’s Laws of Australia, as well as large parts of the Workplace Relations – Fair Work loose leaf service and the Annotated Fair Work Act and Related Legislation textbook.


Specialist Areas:

  • Appellate
  • Commercial
  • Corporations and Insolvency
  • Employment
  • Equity
  • Trusts
  • Wills and Estates


Call: 2005


Qualifications: LLB (Hons), University of Technology Sydney


2019 Commercial Options for Major Contracts

2019 Shareholder Oppression Update

Shareholder Oppression and implications for SME’s (2017) Online CPD

Shareholder Oppression and implications for SME’s