2014 Law Scholar
Scholarship biography (at time of award)
Christopher Ash graduated from the University of Queensland in 2011 with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts majoring in Political Science and Criminology with First Class Honours. In addition to being ranked 1 of 248 students in his graduating class, Christopher was awarded the Dean's Commendations for High Achievement from 2006 - 2011 along with several other awards. After completing his undergraduate degree, Christopher went on to work as a lawyer with Minter Ellison in Brisbane.
Christopher was awarded the Scholarship to complete a BCL at Magdalen College, University of Oxford. The law around privacy and freedom of speech, and the changes in criminal law in Queensland are two debates to which he would like to contribute on his return to Australia.
Studied at: University of Oxford
Scholarship Year: 2014
Fields of Interest
Civil Law, Law