The Right Honourable Viscount Jowitt
On 16 August 1951, the Chancellor Sir Charles Bickerton Blackburn conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws upon the Lord High Chancellor of Britain, the Right Honourable Viscount Jowitt.
Viscount Jowitt was visiting Australia for the seventh Legal Convention of the Law Council.
Viscount Jowitt obtained the degrees of Master of Arts and Doctor of Civil Law from the University of Oxford and the degree of Doctor of Laws from the Universities of Columbia, Chicago, Toronto and New York. He was a member of His Majesty 's Privy Council and Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain.
From 'The Gazette' 1952