The John Lehane Memorial Lecture

29 August 2017


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Speaker: Lord Justice David Richards

Allens Linklaters invites you to join them for the eighth John Lehane Memorial Lecture.

Lord Justice David Richards will speak on the topic, 'Is equity fair?'.

About the Speaker

Lord Justice David Richards is a Lord Justice of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales. He was appointed a High Court Judge (Chancery Division) in 2003 and a chairman of the Competition Appeal Tribunal in 2004. He was chairman of the Insolvency Rules Committee from 2005 to 2015 and is co-chair of the Judicial Committee of the International Insolvency Institute. He was appointed as a Lord Justice of Appeal in 2015.

John Lehane made a significant contribution to the study and practice of law in Australia. He was a leading banking law partner of Allen Allen & Hemsley and, ultimately, chairman. In 1995, he was appointed to the Federal Court of Australia, where he served with distinction until 2001. John Lehane lectured in law at the University of Sydney for many years and co-authored Australia's leading text on equity.

Register by Tuesday 8 August:

Contact Anja Vogel:


Phone: 02 9230 4723

Time: 5.15pm

Location: Federal Court, Queens Square, 184 Phillip Street, Sydney

Cost: See above

Contact: Anja Vogel, Allens

Phone: 02 9230 4723

Email: 390b3d065b212228170e2319161e285632180a153c162231