Dr Chris McGrath is a Brisbane barrister. He was a senior lecturer at the University of Queensland teaching environmental regulation from 2010-2017. He holds an LLB (Hons), BSc, LLM and PhD.


  • 2000–present
    Barrister-at-Law, (sole practioner)
  • 2010–2017
    Senior Lecturer (Environmental Regulation), The University of Queensland
  • 1998–2000
    Environmental Officer, Environmental Protection Agency (Queensland, Australia)


  • 2008 
    Queensland University of Technology, PhD
  • 2000 
    Queensland University of Technology, LLM
  • 1998 
    The University of Queensland, LLB(Hons)
  • 1998 
    The University of Queensland, BSc

Research Areas

  • Environmental And Natural Resources Law (180111)
  • Environment Policy (160507)