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Andrew Chalk

Chalk & Behrendt Lawyers & Consultants

Andrew established the firm Andrew Chalk Associates in 1996, which became Chalk & Fitzgerald in 2001 and currently Chalk & Behrendt in 2017. Prior to that, Andrew worked for both a large and small Sydney firm and also for the NSW Aboriginal Legal Service.

Andrew has earned his personal reputation for legal and strategic advice, as well as for his dedication to advocating the interests of his clients, through playing a key role in many successful proceedings and negotiations. This includes his role in numerous successful Aboriginal land claim appeals in NSW, successful native title claims for the Lardil, Kaiadilt, Yangkaal, Gangalidda and Waanyi Peoples in the Gulf of Carpentaria region of Queensland and advising Aboriginal Land Councils and representative bodies throughout Australia over many years.

Andrew has written and presented numerous papers on environmental and planning law, administrative law, cultural heritage protection, land rights and native title.

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