Mark Tedeschi AM QC Barrister | Wardell Chambers Sydney

Mark Tedeschi AM QC


Called to the bar in 1977, Queens Counsel 1988
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mtedeschi@wardellchambers.com.au


Since joining Wardell Chambers in early 2018, Mark Tedeschi has expanded his areas of practice to include Commissions and Inquiries, mediations, criminal defence, environmental law prosecutions, disciplinary proceedings, and Inquests.
In his former position as Senior Crown Prosecutor for New South Wales, Mark conducted some of the most high-profile and complex criminal trials in Australia. He recently conducted a lengthy Inquiry into the NSW Department of Education’s Employee Conduct and Performance division. Mark is a Fellow of the Institute of Arbitrators and Mediators Australia.
Mark has authored a textbook on the law of International Business in Australia, and has written numerous articles on commercial law, environmental law, criminal law and history. He is also the author of three true-crime books published by Simon & Schuster Australia. He has delivered hundreds of presentations to legal societies, community groups, libraries, bookshops, charitable organizations, and university and high school students.
Mark was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in 2013. He is a Councillor of the State Library of NSW, a Trustee of Sydney Grammar School and a former Board Member of the National Art School in Sydney.
Mark holds a Master of Arts (Business Law) from the City of London Polytechnic (now, London Metropolitan University) and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sydney.