Julian Amato


Julian is an Associate in the firm’s construction, infrastructure and engineering team. He has experience in dispute resolution and is involved in work ranging from mediation, arbitration and general commercial litigation matters. He also has experience in advisory work and providing advice to large corporate clients.

Julian’s passion lies in litigation and dispute resolution. He has worked on some of the most significant litigated matters in the country and has a large amount of experience dealing with complex legal issues. Julian’s strength lies in his ability to simplify very technical aspects of the legal process for his clients and his commerciality in resolving matters quickly and cost-effectively.

Julian was admitted to practice in 2016 in New South Wales. He worked in Sydney for a large top-tier and global firm for over four years before returning home to Adelaide. Julian is admitted to practice in both South Australia and New South Wales, as well as all federal jurisdictions.

Julian is actively involved in the South Australian legal community and is a member of the Tax Institute, the European Law Institute, the Law Society of South Australia and the Law Society of New South Wales.

Areas of Practice

  • Construction, infrastructure and engineering
  • Commercial litigation
  • Dispute resolution
  • Cybersecurity and data breaches


  • The Law Society of South Australia
  • The Law Society of New South Wales
  • The Tax Institute of Australia
  • The European Law Institute