Academic and Professional Qualifications

Experience Working in the Law

  • Adjunct Lecturer (New South Wales College of Law) (2014-2018)
  • Barrister (May 2011-)
  • Co-Author & Editor, Federal Administrative Law, Thomson Reuters Australia (2020-)
  • Co-Author & Editor, Douglas and Jones’s Administrative Law, Federation Press (2023-)
  • Consultant at LexisNexis (2008-2009)
  • Course Convenor and Founding Author of Graduate Diploma in Australian Migration Law (Western Sydney University) (2016-)
  • Human Rights Committee, New South Wales Bar Association (2022-)
  • Researcher to the Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG, former Justice of the High Court of Australia (November 2009-March 2010)
  • Senior University Lecturer (Western Sydney University, School of Law) (2009-)
  • Student Misconduct Panel, Western Sydney University (2023-)
  • Tipstaff to the Honourable Justice Peter McClellan AM QC, Chief Judge at Common Law, Supreme Court of New South Wales (2010)
  • Work Plan Committee, Western Sydney University, School of Law (2022-)

Alumni & Professional Associations

  • College of Law Alumnus
  • Macquarie University Alumnus
  • New South Wales Bar Association Member
  • New South Wales University Alumnus
  • Western Sydney University AlumnusThe Hon Justice Michael Kirby AC CMG (former Justice of the High Court of Australia) with his former legal researcher, Dr Jason Donnelly

Selected Cases

Parliamentary and Statutory Inquiries

Citizenship, Immigration and Migration Law  

Contract Law, Employment Law and Equity 

Criminal Law

Personal Injury 

Statutory Interpretation and Public Law

Dr. Jason Donnelly Biography

Read papers written by Jason Donnelly

Dr Donnelly is an active writer and has published various papers on topics connected to Australian Law.
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