About Greg D Ross
Gregory has a unique and broad experience of legal practice, particularly Government and Government commercial operations such as procurement and the probity issues relating to Procurement. 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.
He and some of his clients work with lawyers in a variety of countries to implement many client projects, particularly to do with education services within Australia and beyond.
He was, for a period, a member of the Organisation Review Committee of NSW’s Independent Commission Against Corruption.
His work in Government led him into the intellectual property field, initially to do with Crown Copyright and he now leads his firm’s intellectual property practice which includes trademarks, copyright, confidentiality agreements and enforcement of most types of intellectual property rights.
For many years he has been a member of the NSW Law Society’s Licensing Committee. He is a member of the NSW Legal Profession Admission Board’s Legal Qualifications Committee and has been closely involved in developments of the National Profession Legislation in Australia. He has been and remains much involved in practice standards relevant to Admission to Practice.
He is a Member of the Australian Institute of Management (NSW), NSW Law Society, the Law Council of Australia, the Commonwealth Lawyers Association and the Commonwealth Association of Public Sector Lawyers, a Qualified Member of the Australian Association of Procurement & Contract Management and a Council member of the NSW Council of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (Australia).