The Hon. Justice Stephen Gageler AC

The Hon Justice Stephen Gageler


High Court of Australia

Other degrees: LLM (Harvard)

Early in his life, Stephen had thought of becoming a lawyer. It was whilst studying at ANU that an interest turned into a passion for law, enabling a path that took him from a small rural town, to big city barrister, and to the pinnacle of Australia's legal system.

  • Served as Solicitor-General of Australia.
  • Appointed a Senior Counsel (SC) in 2000.
  • Practised as a barrister for 20 years, specialising in constitutional, administrative and commercial law.
  • Served as an Associate to High Court Justice Sir Anthony Mason.

The Hon. Justice Stephen Gageler AC

BEc '80
LLB (Hons) '82
HonLLD '15
Years at ANU
1978 to 1982

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