Zeb Holmes


Zeb graduated from the University of Sydney in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts; went on to complete a Masters in Journalism with a High Distinction average at UNSW in 2013; and then a Juris Doctor degree at the University of Sydney in 2016.

During his studies, Zeb volunteered at the Sydney Exoneration Project and the Australian Institute of Criminology, while completing internships at the Public Defender’s Office.

Prior to joining Harmers, Zeb worked at a leading Australian insurance law firm and then moved into the area of commercial dispute resolution, where he assisted individuals, local government and large corporate clients.

Zeb is also an experienced legal writer. Since 2016, he has written regular criminal law and policy updates for Sydney Criminal Lawyers; and more recently, prepared industrial and employment law case notes for The NSW Business Chamber.

Zeb works across all of the firm’s practice areas and has a particular interest in discrimination, industrial relations, and human rights law. He was previously a school champion in both chess and rugby and continues to pursue these interests in his personal time.