Lorenzo Boccabella

Lorenzo Boccabella | Barrister | Brisbane

Recent case examples: Lead counsel for the successful party in the High Court decision of Minister for Immigration v Li [2013] HCA 18 (8 May 2013), a case which re-calibrated the law of unreasonableness in administrative law http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/2013/18.html Lead counsel for the successful applicant in Tesic v Minister for Immigration [2016] FCA 1465 http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCA/2016/1465.html Here is a selection of cases in which I was counsel for the successful applicant in the following cases : Le v Minister for Immigration [2015] FCA 1018 http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCA/2015/1018.html Singh v Minister for Immigration [2017] FCCA 165 (30 January 2017) http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCCA/2017/165.html   Nguyen v Minister for Immigration & Anor [2017] FCCA339 http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCCA/2017/339.html    JKL (Migration) [2016} AATA 3419 http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/cth/AATA/2016/3419.html?stem=0&synonyms=0&query=jkl Aust Brushware 1002975 [2013] MRTA 1863 http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/MRTA/2013/1863.html  Webb v Minister for Immigration [2011] AATA 343 http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/AATA/2011/343.html    Staffieri v Minister for Immigration [2008] AATA 321 http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/AATA/2008/321.html  Aomatsu v Minister for Immigration [2005] FCAFC 139 (Full Federal Court) http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCAFC/2005/139.html  

Recent case examples:

Lead counsel for the successful party in the High Court decision of Minister for Immigration v Li [2013] HCA 18 (8 May 2013), a case which re-calibrated the law of unreasonableness in administrative law
http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/2013/18.html

Lead counsel for the successful applicant in Tesic v Minister for Immigration [2016] FCA 1465
http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCA/2016/1465.html

Here is a selection of cases in which I was counsel for the successful applicant in the following cases :

Le v Minister for Immigration [2015] FCA 1018
http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCA/2015/1018.html

Singh v Minister for Immigration [2017] FCCA 165 (30 January 2017) http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCCA/2017/165.html
 

Nguyen v Minister for Immigration & Anor [2017] FCCA339 http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCCA/2017/339.html 
 

JKL (Migration) [2016} AATA 3419
http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/cases/cth/AATA/2016/3419.html?stem=0&synonyms=0&query=jkl

Aust Brushware 1002975 [2013] MRTA 1863

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/MRTA/2013/1863.html 

Webb v Minister for Immigration [2011] AATA 343

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/AATA/2011/343.html   

Staffieri v Minister for Immigration [2008] AATA 321

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/AATA/2008/321.html 

Aomatsu v Minister for Immigration [2005] FCAFC 139 (Full Federal Court)

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/FCAFC/2005/139.html

 

CONTACT

T. 07 3254 3331
M. 0411 346 686
F. 07 3254 3332
E. boccabella@boccabellalaw.com
L. Level 1919 Inns
DX 919
Website: www.boccabellalaw.com

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Specialist in Migration Law
Practicing in Migration Law since 1982
An Accredited Educator in Migration Law
Judicial Review to the Federal Courts
Appeals to the Full Federal Court & High Court
Taking cases on merit review to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal
Expert Advice on visa issues, citizenship, employer obligations on employing non-citizens, dealing with visa cancellations, crime and visa cancellations and deportations on criminal grounds.
Criminal law as applicable to migration law (defending prosecutions under the Migration Act and the relevance of migration law to sentencing)
Expert witness in migration law in various courts like the Family Court and state civil courts.
Qualified Arbitrator

YEAR OF ADMISSION

1980