Alumna wins prestigious Oxford Scholarship

31 July 2012

Congratulations to Naomi Oreb (BA 2008, LLB 2010) on winning the Vinerian Scholarship for first place in the Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL) exams at Oxford University.

Naomi undertook four subjects and gained first place in two - receiving two additional prizes: the Clifford Chance Civil Procedure Prize and the Law Faculty Prize for Criminal Justice and Human Rights.

While at Oxford, Naomi attended Magdalen College where she also rowed for Magdalen, winning "blades" in the Torpids bumps races.

She previously worked as an associate at the High Court following graduation in 2010.

Previous winners of the Vinerian Scholarship include the former Governor-General, Sir Zelman Cowen, AK, GCMG, GCVO, QC, PC; The Hon. Justice John Dyson Heydon, AC (BA 1964, LLD 2007) of the High Court of Australia; and The Hon. Justice Patrick Keane, Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Australia.

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