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2019 Hal Wootten Lecture with Honourable Dr. Justice D.Y Chandrachud

4 December 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Law Theatre G04, UNSW Sydney

UNSW Law presents the 2019 Hal Wootten Lecture with Honourable Dr. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud

The Hal Wootten Lecture is the highlight of the Faculty's year and commemorates Hal Wootten's founding vision for the Law School.

This year we are proud to have Honourable Dr. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, Judge, Supreme Court of India present the 2019 Hal Wootten Lecture.

Doors open at 6.00pm for a 6.10pm start.

The lecture will be followed by a networking reception.

This event is free to attend, we ask that you register for catering purposes.

Speakers
Judge D.Y. Chandrachud headshot

Justice D.Y. Chandrachud

Honourable Dr. Justice D.Y. Chandrachud is a sitting judge of the Supreme Court of India. He completed his Doctoral of Juridical Sciences in 1986 from Harvard University and was appointed as a Judge of the Bombay High Court in 2000 and Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court in 2013. He was elevated as a Judge of the Supreme Court of India on 13 May, 2016. As a judge, he has authored several landmark judgments on affirmative action, gender justice, environmental protection, criminal law and constitutional law including the decriminalization of homosexuality and adultery.