Mr. Saddam Hossain
(LLB, LLM, M.Int'l. Law, MCIArb)
Adjunct Lecturer

Saddam is a commercial lawyer with strong focus in facilitating cross-border trade and investments. He has acquired a wide range of experience in working with research organizations, dispute resolution bodies and international trade consultancy firms and contributed to projects involving international human rights law, bilateral agreements and international commercial contracts. He has obtained a comprehensive base of legal knowledge in international law underpinned by a Master of International Law from the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS), a Master of Laws in International Trade Law and a LLB, gained at the University of London.

He is a nationally accredited mediator and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb). He regularly lectures in Business Law, Corporations Law and International Law. He researches and publishes in those areas as well.
Teaching Areas
Business Law, Corporations Law and International Law
Research Expertise and Supervision
Business Law, Corporations Law and International Law


Research and engagement

Book Chapters
'Financial Services and Markets' in A Practitioner's Guide to Corporate Law (LexisNexis AU, 2016)
Original Creative Works
  • An Autobiographical account called “A Drop of Dew” published in A Sackful of Arts, a compilation of writings on the contemporary visual culture-scene of Bangladesh (Ebadur Rahman (ed), A Sackful of Arts (Nokta, 2015))
  • “Three moments of Spinoza and Hegel” in Journal of Literary Thinking (2005)
  • Translation of Walter Benjamin’s “Critique of Violence” for CHINTAA Magazine, an analytic Bengali fortnightly on politics and development (2005)
Recorded or Rendered Works
  • Author of Arbitration Law Guide (2014)
  • Contributed to preparation of submission of Anti-Slavery Australia for consideration of enquiry set by Federal Government’s Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
  • Contributed to preparation of submission of Young Lawyers Civil Litigation Committee to the Law Reform Commission in relation to Dispute Resolution Frameworks in New South Wales
Curated Exhibitions or Events
  • Program Coordinator of the NSW Young Lawyers International Law Committee International Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Series (June to October 2016)
  • Convener and organizer of the Great Australasian Debate Series (October 2016)
In the Media
Professional Affiliations
The Law Society of New South Wales, Society of Construction Law Australia, Asian Australian Lawyers Association, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Australia
Selected as a writer for the Rule of Law Institute of Australia Blog Posts