Hugh Selby is a barrister, teacher and author.

His teaching and writing has developed his presentation, analysis and critical skills that are essential in his barrister work – advising and appearing in court.

He has developed advocacy training materials and courses for novice and experienced litigators in Australia and overseas.

He is the author, contributor, and editor of various works on expert evidence, advocacy, appellate practice, coronial practice, civil pleading, policing, and current legal issues.

His other training activities are with lay and expert witnesses. His clients include police, the medical profession, accountants, engineers, acoustic specialists, transport accident investigation specialists, quantity surveyors, building consultants, psychologists, and rehabilitation specialists.