John Harris

B.A, LLB

John Harris is a founding partner of O’Connor Harris Barristers and Solicitors and has been a practicing solicitor for over 40 years in Canberra. John studied at the Australian National University, graduating in 1976.

The majority of his time is spent working in Commercial law, Property law, Family law and Building and Construction law, however he is not limited to these areas. He enjoys the wide variety of work that O’Connor Harris allows him to undertake, and the constant challenges.

John actively participates in a wide range of hobbies and interests, including rowing, skiing, fishing, reading, cooking and spending time with his thirteen grand-children, as well as being a father to six children. He is also a keen motorist with a particular interest in British sports cars. He is a member of the ACT Rowing Association, the Triumph Motor Club and the Master Builders Association.

When John has spare time, he enjoys weekends in the mountains tending to his gardens and woodworks.

“I am interested in about all areas of law, particularly those associated with dealing with client’s personal problems.”