James Upcher


James Upcher


2006 Law Scholar

Scholarship biography (at time of award)

James Upcher graduated from the University of Tasmania at the top of his class of 137 with a Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours and a Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours. He earned several awards including a University Medal. After graduation, James worked as an Articled Clerk with Mallesons Stephen Jaques.

James was awarded the Scholarship to complete DPhil at the University of Oxford.

Studied at: University of Oxford

Current Biography

In memoriam

Dr James Upcher died tragically in an accident in the UK in 2017.

James was the 2006 Menzies Law Scholar and was working as a lecturer in the law school of Newcastle University in the UK.

We offer our condolences to James’ family and friends.

Scholarship Year: 2006

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