Frances Williams

Frances Williams1996 Menzies Scholar in Law

Other awards and achievements
1988 Denis Murphy Prize Australian History, University of Queensland
1993 Butterworth's Prize International Law, University of Queensland
1994 Gold Medal in Law, University of Queensland
1997 Clive Parry Prize in International Law, Cambridge University

Education
Bachelor of Arts, University of Queensland 1990
Bachelor of Laws (Hons I), University of Queensland 1994
Master of Laws (Hons I), Cambridge University 1997

Current position
Partner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Brisbane
Career history/highlights
1992-1993: Associate to Justice R E Cooper, Federal Court
1994: Articled Clerk, Clayton Utz, Brisbane
1995-1996: Solicitor, Clayton Utz, Brisbane
1997: Research Assistant to Justice S M Kiefel, Federal Court
1997-1999: Solicitor, Mallesons Stephen Jaques, Brisbane office
1999-2003: Senior Associate, Mallesons Stephen Jaques, Brisbane office

 

Professional/Other affiliations
Queensland Law Society
Law Institute of Victoria
Areas of Professional Interest
Electronic trials, large complex litigation, human rights

Interests
Bushwalking, tennis, reading, current affairs

April 2004