Michael Eburn is a barrister and a senior lecturer in law at the University of New England in Armidale New South Wales. He researches and writes extensively on the law of emergency services and emergency management.
He is a regular contributor at programmes run at the Australian Emergency Management Institute at Mt Macedon, Victoria and at in-service training run by the emergency services. Michael's PhD thesis considered Australia’s legal position on sending, and receiving, international disaster assistance.
Apart from extensive legal experience and expertise, Michael has served with St John Ambulance Australia (NSW), the Ambulance Service of NSW and is currently a volunteer with NSW SES.
More details of his professional experience and publications can be found at his website at http://www-personal.une.edu.au/~meburn