Owen joined Connolly Suthers in June 2022 as a Trainee Lawyer after graduating from James Cook University with a Bachelor of Laws and was admitted as a Lawyer of the Supreme Court of Queensland later that year.
Prior to joining Connolly Suthers, Owen worked at a regional firm in the Burdekin where he gained broad commercial and property law experience.
Owen practices within the firm’s property, planning and employment law team, working closely with Partner Brendan Gaeta on a wide range of commercial matters.
- Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland
- Member of the Queensland Law Society
- Bachelor of Laws (James Cook University)
- Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (The College of Law)
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