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Ben O'Loughlin
William Forster Chambers

Level 1
26 Harry Chan Avenue

PO Box 4369

Tel: (08) 8982 4700

Ben O’Loughlin is a barrister at William Forster Chambers in Darwin, Northern Territory.


Ben was admitted as a solicitor and barrister in South Australia in 1990 after obtaining degrees in both Law and Economics.

Ben first worked as a solicitor/clerk in London. He then moved to Darwin in 1993 and commenced work as a Police Prosecutor, appearing in a large number of cases and gaining experience in evidence and crime.

In 1995 Ben was employed as a solicitor at Cridlands where he practised in commercial and general litigation together with some criminal matters.

Ben joined William Forster Chambers in February 1998. He has been the Secretary/Treasurer of the Northern Territory Bar Association, Chairperson of Darwin Community Legal Service and Commissioner for the NT Football League. He is currently the Vice President of the Northern Territory Bar Association.

Ben’s areas of law include personal injury, medical negligence, workers compensation, commercial disputes including the pastoral industry and building and construction.

He has a special interest in the quantum aspects of large and complicated matters.’loughlin/