Faculty of Law

Does Our Justice System Work? Perspectives from the Bench


Event starts at 6:00pm, refreshments from 5.30pm

Start Date

24th Aug 2017 6:00pm


Stanley Burbury Theatre, University Centre, Sandy Bay campus

RSVP / Contact Information

Register online: www.events.utas.edu.au

Current and former Justices working across the hierarchy of Australia’s legal system talk about their experiences at the Bench.

Join us as they share their unique and diverse insights into how Australia’s justice system is working at a state and federal level.


Chief Magistrate Catherine Geason

Magistrates Court of Tasmania and University of Tasmania alumni

The Honourable Chief Justice Alan Blow OAM

Chief Justice of Tasmania

The Honourable Robert French AC

Former Chief Justice of Australia

The Honourable Peter Heerey AM, QC

Former Judge of the Federal Court of Australia and University of Tasmania alumni