Gregory Ross is a partner of Eakin McCaffery Cox’s Commercial Government team. He has many years legal services experience spanning litigious and non-litigious, civil and criminal contexts. He is an accredited specialist in Government and Administrative Law under the NSW Law Society’s Specialist Accreditation scheme and was Head Assessor for that field in 2011-13.
Since 1988 he has practised in the areas of Administrative Law, Government Contracting, Industry Facilitation and Probity matters, including legislative reform and procurement projects, including Public Private Partnerships, to achieve the best value for money for clients.
He works very much at the interface of government and the commercial world. He has, for some time, provided Probity Advisory/Audit governance services to clients.
it was a great experience for me to be able to share ideas with my fellow Commonwealth brothers and sisters, where their experience, in a jurisdiction much smaller than my own, raises, for me, some very interesting questions about how and why we do some things in much larger jurisdictions and whether how we interact with those smaller jurisdictions is as good as it might be.
to confer jurisdiction on the Federal Court Of Australia And Federal Circuit Court to hear and determine applications for injunction and or damages in connection with certain noncompliances with Commonwealth procurement guidelines but it it is of note that the legislation covers only some some, but not all, Commonwealth procurement