Federal Court Associate Position: Hon. Justice Barker

The Hon Justice Barker invites applications from interested and suitably qualified persons for the position of his Associate at the Federal Court of Australia, Western Australia Registry (Perth) commencing in late 2016.

Associates are employed as part of the Judge’s personal chambers staff. Duties include legal research, drafting, proofing judgments, communicating with solicitors, counsel and litigants, 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, preferably via email, or by post to:

anna.courtman@fedcourt.gov.au Anna Courtman

Executive Assistant to The Hon Justice Michael Barker

Federal Court of Australia

1 Victoria Avenue


Applications close by 5.00 pm on Friday 1 April 2016.

Enquiries may be directed to Anna Courtman: anna.courtman@fedcourt.gov.au or 08 9268 7183.

Portia McDonald