University Officers

The Hon Mr Justice Russell Le Gay Brereton

Profile

(1911 - 1974)
Fellow of Senate: 1964 - 1974
Deputy Chancellor: 1970 - 1971


The Hon Justice Russell Le Gay Brereton graduated from the University of Sydney, winning the University Medal in philosophy. He was called to the Bar in 1937, and was appointed Crown Prosecutor in 1949 following a successful career as a barrister.