General Counsel - Richard Fisher AM

In addition to his role as General Counsel, Richard Fisher AM is an Adjunct Professor in the University’s Faculty of Law. He is also a company director, a member of the Library Council of NSW. Prior to joining the University, Richard was a partner for some 25 years in Blake Dawson and is its immediate past Chairman of Partners. Richard has been an international consultant to the Asian Development Bank and was a Commissioner of the Australian Law Reform Commission.

Reporting directly to the Vice-Chancellor, Richard is the executive in charge of the Office of General Counsel. His portfolio encompasses the Policy Management Unit, the Gift Register, Group Secretary’s Office including Archives and Records Management Services and Audit and Risk Management.