Peter Sutherland

Peter Sutherland

Peter Sutherland BA, LLB (Qld) is a consultant at the ANU College of Law, and a solicitor and Director of SoftLaw Community Projects in Canberra. He is the author of the book series Social Security and Family Assistance Law (with Allan Anforth), the book series Annotated Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and the book series Veterans’ Entitlements and Military Compensation Law (with Robin Creyke). Peter is a sessional Senior Member of the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal, with operational responsibility for the energy and water ombudsman function of the Tribunal. At the ANU College of Law, Peter is Convenor of the Legal Aid Clinic, a clinical legal education program at Legal Aid ACT for ANU Legal Workshop students. Peter specialises in the fields of administrative law, Commonwealth employees' compensation law, military compensation, income support law and residential tenancy law.