Latest judges

Big Law Apr 10 2022 ByShandel McAuliffeAdministrative Appeals Tribunal bolstered

Senator the Honourable Michaelia Cash has announced a number of new appointments, as well as promotions and contract ext...

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NSW Supreme Court
The Bar Apr 06 2022 ByLauren CroftNSW Supreme Court appoints 3 judges

Three new appointments have been made to the Supreme Court of NSW, with the new judges bringing almost a century of expe...

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Qld Supreme Court
Big Law Mar 29 2022 ByShandel McAuliffeSenior judge administrator appointed to Qld Supreme Court

Following the Honourable Justice Helen Bowskill’s appointment to Chief Justice, the Honourable Justice Glenn Martin AM...

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Amanda Stoker
The Bar Mar 28 2022 ByShandel McAuliffeFamily Court judges have seen matters reduced by over 41%, says Stoker

The recent unification of the Federal Circuit and Family Court has substantially reduced case times and backlogs, said t...

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Retirement age of judges should be raised
Big Law Mar 01 2022 ByLauren CroftRetirement age of judges should be raised, argues WA Law Society

The age of required retirement for judges across the country should be raised to be more than 70 years old, according to...

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Big Law Feb 15 2022 ByNaomi NeilsonCompensation claims against more judges ‘likely’

Following reports that three women sexually harassed by former High Court justice Dyson Heydon had reached compensation ...

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4 appointed to the FCFCOA
Big Law Nov 30 2021 ByLauren Croft4 appointed to the FCFCOA

Four new judges have been appointed to the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia, bolstering both Division 1 and...

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Amelia Loughland
Podcast Mar 06 2020 ByTasha LevyOvercoming disproportionate interruptions faced by female judges

Amelia Loughland initially set out to replicate a US study assessing the volume of conservatives interrupting progressiv...

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Big Law Jun 07 2018 ByMelissa CoadeThe Australian judiciary’s representative body is calling for appoin...

The Australian judiciary’s representative body is calling for appointments to a new family super court, which the gove...

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Women in Law
Big Law Oct 01 2017 ByEmma RyanWomen in Law judges revealed

Lawyers Weekly is pleased to announce the judging panel for this year’s Women in Law Awards.

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