Paul Blacket SC was admitted to the New South Wales Bar in 1978 and appointed Senior Counsel in 1999. He practiced predominantly in the Supreme Court and District Court and specialises in civil administrative work particularly involving the medical and legal professions, appeals and judicial, coronial, and administrative enquiries. He has been a Member of the Supreme Court Mediation Panel and has served as a District Court Arbitrator. He is currently a contributions assessor under the Dust Diseases Tribunal Act. He was formerly a Judicial Member of the Legal Services Division of the Administrative Decisions Tribunal.