Legal Opinions Author Biographies
The Legal Opinions were authored by Attorneys-General, Solicitors-General and officers in the Attorney-General’s Department and/or by private counsel. Click on an author's name to view their biography and see the list of opinions they contributed to the printed volumes. Biographical notes published in the third volume were prepared by Carmel Meiklejohn. She is compiling more comprehensive biographical profiles of all authors in the three printed volumes and these will be progressively added to the site.
|KNOWLES George Shaw||Secretary to the Attorney-General's Department and Solicitor‑General||10 February 1932 ‒ 8 May 1946|
|LATHAM John Greig||Attorney-General||18 December 1925 ‒ 22 October 1929; 6 January 1932 ‒ 12 October 1934.|
|MAHON Hugh||Acting Attorney-General||During 1916|
|McLACHLAN Alexander John||TBA||TBA|
|MENZIES Robert Gordon||Attorney-General||12 October 1934 ‒ 20 March 1939|
|MITCHELL Ernest Meyer||TBA||TBA|