Her Honour Judge Fleur Y Kingham

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Date of Birth

07 February 1961

University Education

  • Master of International Law, University of Nottingham (Dist) (1990)
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Queensland (1988)
  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Queensland (1981)

Awards

  • Agnes McWhinney Award (Queensland Law Society) (2010)
  • Ince & Co Prize (University of Nottingham) Law of International Trade (1990)
  • Lionel Murphy Foundation Scholarship (1989)

Judicial Career

  • Judge, Children's Court of Queensland (2006-)
  • Judge, Planning and Environment Court (2006-)
  • Judge, District Court of Queensland (2006-)
  • Deputy President, Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (2009-2012)

Pre-judicial Career

  • Member, Land Court of Queensland (2004-2006)
  • Deputy President, Land and Resources Tribunal (2000-2006)
  • Member, Board of Port of Brisbane Authority (1999-2000)
  • Private consultant in environmental law, management and training (1998-2000)
  • Member, NRMA Queensland Advisory Board (1997-2000)
  • Mediator and Facilitator, Department of Justice & Attorney-General's Alternative Dispute Resolution Centre (1994-2000)
  • Treasurer, Queensland Environmental Law Association (1994-1997)
  • Founding Co-Convenor, 2020 Vision (1993)
  • Director, Master of Environmental Management Program, University of Queensland (1992-1995)
  • Lecturer, Master of Environmental Management Program, University of Queensland (1991-2000)
  • Founding President, Arts Law Centre of Queensland (1991)
  • Convocation Representative, University of Queensland Senate (1989-1992)
  • Student Senator, University of Queensland Senate (1984-1987)
  • Associate to Mr Justice Macrossan, Supreme Court of Queensland (1984-1985)
  • Founding Member, Women's Legal Service (1984)
  • President, University of Queensland Union (1983)
  • Secretary, University of Queensland Union (1982)
  • Admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland (1986)
  • Admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria (1986)
  • Admitted as a Barrister of the Supreme Court of Queensland (1984)
  • Positions within government and private law firms as a commercial litigator and environmental lawyer and policy advisor

Extra Judicial Positions

  • Member, Griffith Law School Visiting Committee (2004-)

Biographical Notes

Her Honour was appointed to the District Court on 17 July 2006.

Kingham was featured in 'A Woman's Place: 100 years of Queensland Women Lawyers', published by the Supreme Court Library Queensland in 2005.

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