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The Hon Justice Mary Gaudron

High Court of Australia (1987-2003)

Qualifications | Work History | Other positions held | Academic positions | Relevant judgments | Relevant speeches and publications

 

Relevant qualifications

  • BA (1962) University of Sydney
  • LLB (1965) (First Class Honours and University Medal for Law) University of Sydney
  • LLD (Honorary) (1988) Macquarie University
  • LLD (Honorary) (1999) University of Sydney
  • 1981 - Queen's Counsel
  • 1968 - Admitted to the New South Wales Bar
  • Offered but declined award of Companion of the Order of Australia

 

Relevant work history

  • 1987 - High Court of Australia
  • 1981 - Solicitor-General of New South Wales
  • 1974-1980 - Deputy President, Conciliation and Arbitration Commission
  • 1968 - Barrister
  • 1968 - Solicitor

 

Other positions held

  • 2004 - Member of Inquiry into trade union rights, Belarus
  • 2003 - International Labour Organization (ILO) - inc appointment as judge of ILO's Administratie Tribunal
  • 1997-2009 - founding Patron of Australian Women Lawyers
  • 1984-1986 - Chair, Advisory Council, University of Wollongong
  • 1981-1986 - Council Member, Macquarie University

 

Academic appointments

  • 1980-1981 - Lectured, University of New South Wales

 

Relevant judgments

 

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