Peter Cameron Sydney Oxford Scholarship Winner Announced

21 February 2011

Sally Johnston is the recipient of the 2011 Peter Cameron Sydney Oxford Scholarship.

Sally graduated with a first class honours degree in Law in 2009 and has been working as the Research Director to the Honorable James Spigelman, AC, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of New South Wales for the last 2 years.

The selection committee chaired by the Dean, Professor Gillian Triggs was impressed with Sally's community involvement including service with the United Nations Youth Association (NSW) and the NSW Young Lawyers Association Assembly.

The Scholarship will support Sally during her studies in the BCL at Oxford. As part of the Scholarship she has also been offered a place in Exeter College and will receive assistance with airfares from Herbert Smith. Sally's career ambition is to work as an advocate in the fields of private and public international law.

The Scholarship was established by the Law School and the Cameron family through contributions from the friends and colleagues of the late Peter Cameron to promote further study in law at the completion of a Bachelor of Laws (LLB).

Contact: Peter Finneran

Phone: +61 2 9351 0224

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