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Alumnus appointed Chief Judge of the NSW District Court



1 August 2014

The Hon. Judge Derek Price, AM (LLB 1972, LLM 1975) Source: The Daily Telegraph
The Hon. Judge Derek Price, AM (LLB 1972, LLM 1975) Source: The Daily Telegraph

Congratulations to The Hon. Justice Derek Price, AM (LLB 1972, LLM 1975) on his appointment as Chief Judge of the District Court of New South Wales.

Justice Price commenced his career as a Magistrate of the St James Court.

In 1999, he was appointed an Acting Judge of the District Court of NSW and in 2002, he became the Chief Magistrate of NSW.

In 2006 he was appointed to the Supreme Court of NSW.

Justice Price succeeds another alumnus, The Hon. Judge Reginald Blanch, AM (BA 1963, LLB 1966) who held the position of Chief Judge of the District Court since 1994.

 

 


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