Honorary awards

Justice William Montague Charles Gummow

An honorary Doctor of Laws degree was conferred upon Justice William Gummow of the Federal Courr of Australia, at a graduation
ceremony held on Saturday 2 May 1992 in the Great Hall.


Justice Gummow has made an outstanding contribution to legal scholarship in Australia. A scholar of international repute, he has wrtten extensively on subjects such as the law of equity and trusts. His great contribution to Australian law continues with his work in the Federal Court, where his judgments demonstrate his commitment to careful scholarship and rigorous legal reasoning.

From 'The University of Sydney News', 12 May 1992