Justin T Gleeson SC was admitted to the New South Wales Bar in 1989, having previously worked as a solicitor for 4 years at Freehill, Hollingdale & Page. He graduated from Sydney University with a BA/LLB First Class Honours, winning the University Medal in 1983, and with a BCL from Oxford in 1985. He took silk in 2000.
He was editor of Bar News between 2000 and 2004. While in full time practice at the bar, specialising in areas of appellate, constitutional and commercial law, he has retained an interest in Roman Law, the classics, history and philosophy. His publications include, “The Anti-Suit Injunction” (1997) 71 ALJ 995 (co-authored with Dr AS Bell) and “Administrative Law Meets the Regulatory Agencies – Tournament of the Incompatible” (2005) 46 AIAL Forum 28.