Elliott Dalgleish


I am passionate about social justice and community organisations

About Elliott Dalgleish

Elliott Dalgleish has experience practising in industrial and employment law, and contract and commercial law. He is a law graduate of The University of Queensland and Queensland University of Technology. Elliott is admitted to practise in the Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia.

He is passionate about social justice and community organisations, volunteering at the East Brisbane Community Centre.

Prior to joining Hall Payne Lawyers, Elliott was an Industrial Officer at the Australasian Meat Industry Employees’ Union (Qld) and previously a self-employed barrister practising at the private Bar. Experience in interlocutory applications, trials and appeals in the Federal Court of Australia and workplace disputes in the Fair Work Commission. He is a member of the Queensland Law Society, Australian Lawyers for Human Rights and Australian Institute of Employment Rights.

Before joining the legal profession, Elliott worked as a saxophonist, improviser, academic and teacher.

His interests outside of law are film, chess, photography, body surfing, bushwalking and boxing. He is an avid follower of all sports, in particular, cricket, rugby union, freestyle fighting and tennis.


Contact Details

QNU West End Office
106 Victoria Street
West End
QLD 4101


  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Bachelor of Business (Public Administration)
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Master of Music
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