Susan M. Crennan
C/- Clerk John Dever, Owen Dixon Chambers West, 205 William Street
C/- Clerk Michael Wilcox, New Chambers, Level 34/126 Phillip Street
Barrister; Judge of the Federal Court of Australia; Justice of the High Court of Australia.
Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators;
President, Australian Association of Constitutional Law;
Past President, Australian Bar Association.
Experienced as party-appointed arbitrator, sole arbitrator and counsel in ACICA, ICC, SIAC and ad hoc arbitrations. Experienced mediator.
Jesting Pilate by the Rt Hon Sir Owen Dixon, ed by Crennan and Gummow (2019), Federation Press.
‘Magna Carta, Common Law Values and the Constitution’, Law Oration 2014, Victoria, Banco Court, Supreme Court, Victoria published in Melbourne U.L. Rev (2015) 39 at 331 2014.
‘The Humanities and the Rule of Law’, Faculty of Arts Dean’s Lecture, University of Melbourne 2013.
Book Launch, Interpretation and Use of Legal Sources – The Laws of Australia, Perry Herzfield, Thomas Price and Stephen Tully, Thomson Reuters, Melbourne 2013
‘Varieties Of History And The Law’, Speech at the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, 31 January 2010.
‘Statutes and the Contemporary Search for Meaning’, Statute Law Society Paper, London, 1 February 2010.
‘Recent Developments and Intellectual Property Law in Australia with some reference to the Global Economy’, Paper Delivered At Institute Of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London 2010.
‘Scepticism and judicial method’, Australian Bar Association Conference, Chicago, 28 June 2007; (2008) 82 Austl. L.J., p 169.
‘Reflections on sections 7 and 24 of the Constitution’ Gilbert & Tobin Centre of Public Law, Constitutional Dinner, January 2008.
Launch, Federal Discrimination Law 2008 Edition, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission, Sydney 2008.
150th Anniversary Dinner Speech and Book Launch, First Principles: the Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne (National Gallery of Victoria) 2007.
‘Blackstone’s “signs”; and statutory interpretation’, CLE Lecture, The Victorian Bar, Melbourne 2007.