David Russell AM RFD QC

Barrister at Law

Professional Memberships

2010—

The Commercial Bar Association

Member, 2014 - present

Chartered Institute of Taxation

Fellow Member, 2011 - present

Member, Middle East and North Africa Branch Committee 2014

The Chancery Bar Association

Member, 2013 - present

The Revenue Bar Association

Member, 2013 - present

2000—

Transnational Tax Network

Member, 2009 - present

International Tax Specialist Group

Member, 2008 - present

Member, Steering Committee, 2009 - present

Taxation Institute of Hong Kong

Honorary Member, 2007 - present

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

Chair, NSW Branch, 2012 - 2014

Chair, STEP Australia, 2012 - present

Member, STEP World Wide Public Policy and Membership Committees, 2009 - present

Member, STEP World Wide Council, 2012 - present

Member, STEP Contentious Trusts and Estates Special Interest Group Committee, 2012 - present

Chair, International Client Special Interest Group, 2014 - present

New York State Bar Association

Member, 2006 - present

Member, International Section Executive Committee, 2008 - present

Co-Chair, International Section Australian Chapter, 2008 - 2013

Co-Chair, International Section Fall Meeting Sydney, 2010

Co-Chair, International Section United Arab Emirates Chapter, 2013 - present

Australian Tax Research Foundation

Member, Board of Governors, 2002 - 2009

1980—

Asia-Oceania Tax Consultants' Association

President, 1996 - 2000

Honorary Advisor, 2000 - present

Law Council of Australia

Member, Business Law Section, 1991 - present

Member, BLS Taxation Committee, 1992 - present

The Tax Institute (formerly Taxation Institute of Australia)

President, 1993 - 1995

Honorary Life Member, 1996 - present

International Fiscal Association

Member, 1985 - present

Other Roles

Trusts & Trustees (Oxford University Press)

Australian Correspondent - 2007 - present

Offshore Investment

Australian Correspondent - 2009 - present

The University of Sydney

Lecturer, Master of Taxation course 2008-2011

The University of Queensland

Lecturer, Master of Business Administration Course  1985-1988

Lecturer, Master of Laws Course   1998-2002

Adjunct Professor 2001-2006

Advisory Board member, Australian Centre for Commerce and Tax  2002-2007

Griffith University

Advisory Board Member, National Institute for Law, Ethics and Public Affairs  1996-1998

Board Member, Key Centre for Ethics, Law; Justice and Governance 1999-2006