The Hon Nye PERRAM

Judge, Federal Court of Australia: 08.08.2008
Location: Sydney

Nye Perram was appointed to the Federal Court on 8 August 2008.

He graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws and from the University of Oxford with a Bachelor of Civil Law. He practised as a barrister in New South Wales from 1993 and was appointed senior counsel in 2006. At the time of his appointment he was a member of the Law and Justice Foundation and the New South Wales Bar Council.

Other Commissions/Appointments

Copyright Tribunal - Deputy President
Australian Law Reform Commission - Part-time Commissioner
Administrative Appeals Tribunal - Presidential Member


Associateship applications

Justice Perram invites interested persons to apply by 31 December of the year two years prior to the proposed commencement year.  The successful applicant will be chosen by February of the year prior to commencement.

Applications should take the form of a one page cover letter, brief CV and university transcript. 

General information about the associate position can be found on the Judges' Associates page of the Employment section of the Federal Court website.  If you have any queries in relation to the process, please send an email to marked to the attention of the Chambers of Justice Perram.