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The Hon John Middleton

Judge, Federal Court of Australia (Melbourne)

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

 

Relevant qualifications and honours

  • LLB (Hons) University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Civil Law (Honours) University of Oxford
  • Admitted to practice (Victoria) 1976
  • Appointed Queen’s Counsel for Victoria in 1991
  • Awarded Centenary Medal in 2003

 

Relevant work history

  • 2006 - current: Judge, Federal Court of Australia (Melbourne) (appointed 31 July 1996)
  • 1991 - Appointed Queen's Counsel for the State of Victoria
  • 1979 - called to the Bar
  • Associate to Sir Ninian Stephen (then Justice of the High Court of Australia)

 

Other positions held

  • July 2016 - : Announced as new President of the Austrlaian Competition Tribunal (five year appointment)
  • 2009 - current: Deputy President of the Australian Competition Tribunal (appointment effective from 16 February 2009)

 

Relevant judgments

 

Relevant speeches and publications