Ryan Eaton

Ryan Eaton

Senior Legal Counsel, Native Title


Ryan is Senior Legal Counsel for the Native Title trust division.

As Legal Counsel – Native Title, Ryan is responsible for ensuring legal compliance with all operational aspects of the many Native Title trusts administered by AET.

Ryan has eight years’ post-admission experience as a lawyer, including six years advising Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander trusts and organisations. Ryan joined AET in April 2015.

Ryan holds a Bachelor of Laws degree.

Outside work, Ryan enjoys horse riding, surfing, archery and raising a young family on a small horse property.

Meet the Native Title Trusts Team

Matt Pearson

Head of Client Engagement – Private Client Services

Sydney office

Mark McDonough

National Manager, Compensation Trusts


Ravi Malhotra

Head of Business Development, Private Client Services

Sydney office

Aaron Stammers

National Manager -
Native Title Trusts

Perth office

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