Distinguished Speakers Program 2009: Peter Garling SC

26 March 2009

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Peter Garling SC

Commissioner, Special Commission of Inquiry into Acute Care Services in NSW Public Hospitals

Peter Garling SC is a graduate of the University of Sydney with degrees in Arts and Law. He was admitted to the Bar of the Supreme Court of NSW in 1979, and in 1990 was appointed as a part-time Acting Judge of the District Court of NSW for a period of two years. He was appointed a senior counsel in 1994.

Mr Garling regularly appears in Courts throughout Australia including Norfolk Island in a wide range of civil and criminal cases. He has also been involved in a wide range of public inquiries including, recently, those relating to the Thredbo landslide, the Glenbrook and Waterfall Railway accidents, the collapse of the HIH Insurance Company and the affairs of the Medical Research and Compensation Foundation. At present, he is the Commissioner conducting the Special Commission of Inquiry into Acute Care Services in NSW Public Hospitals.

This event is part of the Sydney Law School Distinguished Speakers Program 2009.

Time: 6.00-8.00pm

Location: Sydney Law School, Building F10, Eastern Avenue, University of Sydney

Contact: Faculty of Law Events Coordinator

Phone: (02) 9351 0259

Email: 2e22324d1f03330d0d2473164a4b1e48574b401c1614

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