Susan Kiefel AC went from dropping out of school at 15 to becoming Australia’s highest chief justice
Following the resignation of Justin Gleeson, Dr Stephen Donaghue QC begins his five-year term from 16 January
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The first woman Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia is also the first woman to take silk and be appointed a Supreme Court judge in Queensland.
The Law Council of Australia’s incoming leadership vows to pursue access to justice, diversity with the profession and indigenous incarceration issues.