Current Place of Residence: Brisbane, Australia
University: Queensland University of Technology / Australian National University
Current/Recent Course: Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws (2011) / Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (2012)
Andrew completed his BA with Distinction and LLB with First Class Honours in 2011. Whilst at QUT, he was awarded the Golden Key Asia-Pacific Outstanding Achievement Academic Award (2010), the Tom Cain Trophy for Outstanding Achievement (2011) (Best Mooter) and the Tom Cain Trophy for Outstanding Achievement (2011). Apart from academic study and debating, Andrew played cricket, acquired fluency in French and Japanese, conversational Spanish and a useful level of Mandarin. Having completed the GLDP at ANU earlier this year, Andrew is now working as Associate to the Hon Justice Atkinson at the Supreme Court of Queensland. Beyond Oxford, Andrew hopes practice at the Australian bar, whilst continuing to engage in research and law reform to improve the quality of criminal and human rights law.