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Alumnus appointed as next Chief Justice of New South Wales



14 May 2011

Photo: Peter Braig, Courtesy Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Law School would like to congratulate Thomas Bathurst QC (BA 1969, LLB 1972) on his appointment as the next Chief Justice of New South Wales.

Mr Bathurst will succeed The Hon. Justice James Spigelman AC QC (BA 1967, LLB 1971, LLB 2004).

The Law School would also like to congratulate Chief Justice Spigelman on 13 years of distinguished service.

Further information - Tom Bathurst appointed NSW Chief Justice - Sydney Morning Herald

Further coverage - New state Chief Justice sets out legal access for all as a priority - Sydney Morning Herald


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