Paul Webb QC

Curriculum Vitae

Law School:

  • Sydney University
  • 1965 LLB
  • 1972 LLM

Practice: 

  • Solicitor 1966-1969
  • Barrister 1969 –
  • Silk 1984

Teaching: 

  • Lecturing and examining in the SAB Course – many years
  • Assistant Examiner in evidence – Sydney University (once)
  • Lecturing and tutoring in various Readers’ Courses
  • Conducting Moots – UTS

Bar Council: 

  • Council 1982 – 1984
  • Fees Committee 1982 – 1995 (Organising arbitrations and debt collecting)
  • Odd Jobs (various, including Bar Associations’s submissions to Law Reform Commission on the Evidence Act – 1985).
  • Bar representative on Legal Fees and Costs Board (Leading to the setting up of the Costs Assessment System, including the drafting of legislation and the implementation of the System and helping to manage the first two years of the System)
  • Legal Aid Commission (From inception) Appointed to first Legal Aid Committee (1979) thence on to the Commission up to 1994.
  • Disciplinary Committees

Judging:

  • Acting Supreme Court Judge 1990, 1991