The Hon Thomas Michael THAWLEY
Judge, Federal Court of Australia: 14.02.2018
Administrative Appeals Tribunal - Deputy President
Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory - Additional Judge
Tom Thawley was appointed to the Federal Court on 14 February 2018.
He graduated in 1996 from the Australian National University with a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) and from the University of Sydney with a Masters of Law.
He worked as Tipstaff to the Hon R P Meagher in 1997 and then practised at the New South Wales Bar from 1998 until his appointment in 2018. He was appointed Senior Counsel in New South Wales in 2012.
Justice Thawley has appointed Associates for the period until the end of 2022. His Honour will be considering applications for Associate positions commencing in 2023 in February 2022.
Applications should take the form of a covering letter, a brief curriculum vitae and a copy of the applicant’s academic transcript, and be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org marked to the attention of the Associate to Justice Thawley.
General information about Associate positions can be found in the employment pages of the website. If you have any queries in relation to the application process, please do not hesitate to contact chambers by email or telephone on (02) 9230 8495.
Updated April 2020.