Mark Crofton


Telephone: 07 3339 3616
Mobile:  0491 604 245
Email: [email protected]


Year of appointment as barrister: 2020

Areas of Practice

Banking & Finance
Bankruptcy & Insolvency
Building & Construction
Commercial Law – Competition and Consumer
Elder Law –  Substituted Decision Making
Equity & Trusts
Industrial and Employment
Mining, Energy & Resources
Professional Negligence
Trade Practices & Competition
Wills and Estates


Mark practices mainly in the areas of trust and estate litigation and more broadly commercial disputes. He has particular knowledge and interest in property and equity matters and has developed expertise in elder law including substituted decision making.

Mark holds the Degrees of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Queensland and Masters of Law (QUT). In 2011 he was awarded a Churchill Fellowship and travelled to Canada, the UK and the United States to study Elder Abuse response frameworks.

Prior to coming to the Bar in 2020 Mark was the Official Solicitor to the Public Trustee from 2005 as well as Deputy Public Trustee from 2016. He was admitted as a solicitor in 1991.