Law Alumni QUT Chapter
Lex Greensill CBE, 2019 QUT Outstanding Alumnus
Chief Justice Holmes
The Honourable Chief Justice Catherine Holmes completed the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (PLT) at QUT.
"The course was an intensely practical. It took me to court for the first time and lit a spark of enthusiasm for advocacy in me that never went out and shaped my future," Her Honour said.
Tony McAvoy SC
Australia's first Indigenous Senior Counsel was named QUT Alumnus of the Year in 2018. Mr McAvoy SC is renowned for his native title practice and has significant experience in environmental law, administrative law, human rights and discrimination law, coronial inquests and criminal law.Read more about Tony McAvoy SC
Mr McDonough is one of Queensland’s most respected company directors and legal practitioners. He was among the first cohort of QUT law graduates in 1983, and was named QUT's Outstanding Alumnus of the Year in 2017.Meet Darryl McDonough
News and events
The QUT Law Society (QUTLS) was joined by Corrs Chambers Westgarth to highlight the contributions of women as members of the legal community and celebrate the achievements of women in law.
His Honour Judge Nathan Jarro graduated from QUT in 2000 with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) and was called to the Bar in 2004 and in 2018 was appointed to the District Court of Queensland, making him the State’s first Indigenous judge and the second in Australia.