The Hon Justice McKerracher invites applications from interested and suitably qualified persons for the position of his Associate at the Federal Court of Australia, WA Registry (Perth) commencing January 2018 for a 12 month period.

Associates are employed as part of the personal chambers staff of the Judge. Duties include legal research and in‑court duties for the Judge. The level of remuneration is that of a Federal Court Staff 5 level, on a non-ongoing, contract basis.

Interested persons should submit their application, including curriculum vitae, academic statements and a brief statement as to why the applicant would like to work as an Associate to the Judge and what attributes they believe they will bring to the position.

Applications for this position should be submitted via email or by post in the first instance to:


Ms Deborah Edmonds
Executive Assistant to The Hon Justice NW McKerracher
Federal Court of Australia
1 Victoria Avenue

Applications close on Friday, 28 April 2017. Enquiries may be directed to Deborah Edmonds at deborah.edmonds@fedcourt.gov.au or 08 9268 7175.

Portia McDonald