The Honourable Justice James S Douglas

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Judge of the Supreme Court of Queensland
27 November 2003–

Justice Douglas holds a Bachelor of Arts (1971) and a Bachelor of Laws (1973) from The University of Queensland and a Bachelor of Laws (1976) from Cambridge University.

In 1972 Justice Douglas served as associate to his father the Honourable Mr Justice JA Douglas and later to the Right Honourable Sir Harry Gibbs GCMG KBE AC (1973–74).

Justice Douglas was admitted as a barrister of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 1973 and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1989.

His Honour served as a member of the committee (1978–1981; 1994–99) and then president (1999–2001) of the Bar Association of Queensland and as a part-time member of the Anti-Discrimination Tribunal (2003).

Justice Douglas was appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2003.

Further biographical details are available on request.

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