Welcome to the Northern Territory Bar Association

The NTBA is the association for those lawyers who practise exclusively as barristers in the Northern Territory. The main object of the NTBA is to ensure that there is a strong and independent Bar in the Northern Territory.

The NTBA aims to achieve its main object by:

  • Advancing the good administration of justice;
  • Maintaining the highest standards of ethical and professional conduct for advocates in the Northern Territory;
  • Promoting quality advocacy in courts, tribunals and other forums; and Promoting and representing the interests of its members.

Notice: 2016 AGM will be held in the William Forster Chambers Library on 22 November 2016 at 5pm.

NTBA 2016 Dili Conference Papers

Art Auction to Raise Money for the Judicial System Monitoring Program

Darwin Barrister Duncan McConnel powerful advocate for justice

Sonia Brownhill and Matthew Nathan appointed as Senior Counsel

ADC Mediator Training in Darwin November 2015

Anthony (Tony) Young appointed as a judge of the Federal Circuit Court 

Report on relations between the Judiciary and the Government in Timor Leste (December 2014)

For the NTBA’s latest Media Release