The Hon Neil Walter McKERRACHER

Judge, Federal Court of Australia 15.10.2007
Location: Perth

Other Commissions/Appointments:
Administrative Appeals Tribunal - Deputy President

Neil McKerracher QC was appointed to the Federal Court on 15 October 2007.

His Honour generally practised in commercial and civil disputes until his appointment to the Bench. He took silk in 1997. He was actively involved in several professional bodies and served for 15 years as a Director, Chairman and Deputy Chairman of WA Bar Chambers Ltd. He also served as an acting Commissioner of the Corruption and Crime Commission (the CCC), a Senior Sessional Member of the State Administrative Tribunal and as a Commissioner of the Supreme Court of Western Australia. He has chaired a number of educational and sporting institutions.

Associateship applications

General information about the associate positions 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 McKerracher.