Tracking the development of the Kiefel court
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Alice Spring NTLAC
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An update on developments in the law and the juristic direction of the senior court in the Australian hierarchy under the leadership of teh Chief Justice Susan Mary Kiefel who was appointed in January 2017.
Presenter: The Honourable Chief Justice Michael Grant
Michael Grant was appointed Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory in July 2016. At the time of his appointment, he had held the position of Solicitor- General for the Northern Territory since September 2007. Before his appointment as Solicitor-General, Chief Justice Grant practised at the private bar as a member of William Forster Chambers and was appointed as one of Her Majesty's Counsel in 2006.
Chief Justice Grant's other appointments have included Statutory Supervisor of the Northern Territory Legal Profession from 2007 to 2016, President of the Health Professional Review Tribunal (and the predecessor tribunal) from 2000 until 2008, member of the Executive of the Northern Territory Bar Association, member of the Legal Practitioners Admission Board, and Bar Association representative on the Council of the Law Society. He was also an inaugural Member of the Australian Rugby Union National Judicial Committee and lectured in Torts, Taxation Law and Ethics at the Charles Darwin University (when it was still styled as the Northern Territory University).
Earn 1 CPD point in Substantive Law (SL)