Peter Heerey

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Birthday
16, 1939
Birthplace
Australia
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
16, 1939 (age 80)
Birthplace
Australia

About

Court Justice who presided over the Federal Court of Australia from 1990 to 2009.

Before Fame

He studied at St. Virgil's College and at the University of Tasmania. In 1985, he became a legal advisor appointed to the Australian Queen's Counsel.

Trivia

He served as the Judge in Residence at McGill University (Quebec, Canada), Samford University (Alabama, USA), the University of Tasmania, and University College Dublin.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Australia.

Associated With

He and Judge Lance Ito both presided over high-profile cases: Ito was the judge assigned to the O.J. Simpson murder trial, and Heerey ruled in the collusion case against prominent businessman Richard Pratt.