Conference to mark the retirement of the Chief Justice, Auckland, 31 January 2019

Source:
New Zealand Law Society
Publication date:
2019
Date:
31 January 2019, 8:20am - 1 February 2019, 5:00pm
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Venue:
University of Auckland, Fisher & Paykel Auditorium, Business School, Grafton Road
Speakers:
Various. See below

Conference to mark the retirement of the Chief Justice, Auckland, 31 January 2019 - NZ Law Society

The Legal Research Foundation, with the support of the New Zealand Law Foundation, is hosting a conference to mark the retirement of Chief Justice Dame Sian Elias.  

Distinguished international and local speakers will explore the direction of New Zealand law.

Speakers include
  • Justice Rosalie Abella, Judge of the Supreme Court of Canada,
  • Professor Stuart Banner, Norman Abrams Professor of Law, UCLA,
  • Professor Richard Boast QC, Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington,
  • Manuel Cepeda Espinosa, President Emeritus of the International Association of Constitutional Law and formerly a Justice and President of the Constitutional Court of Colombia,
  • Sir Kenneth Keith QC, retired Judge of the Supreme Court of New Zealand,
  • Justice Susan Kiefel AC, Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia,
  • Sir Anthony Mason AC KBE CBE QC, formerly the Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia.

The conference will be chaired by Andrew Butler, Chair of the New Zealand Law Foundation.

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Last updated: 2018-12-18