Law Alumni QUT Chapter
Alumnus of the year
With nearly 30 years’ experience as a legal advocate for Indigenous Australians, Tony McAvoy is the 2018 QUT Alumnus of the Year and Faculty of Law Outstanding Alumni Award Winner.
Tony specialises in coronial inquests, and is an expert in administrative, human rights, discrimination, and criminal law.
The Honourable Chief Justice Holmes was appointed Chief Justice of Queensland in 2015.
Her Honour completed the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at QUT in 1982.
Darryl McDonough is one of Queensland's most respected company directors and a consultant with Clayton Utz.
He was among the first cohort of QUT law graduates in 1983 and was named QUT's 2017 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year.
Katie Richards is CEO and founder of online law firm, Virtual Legal, which uses specialised technology to provide a range of legal services.
Katie graduated from QUT with a Law and Business degree in 2006.