The Hon Ian McNeil JACKMAN

Judge, Federal Court of Australia: 6.2.2023
Location: Sydney

Justice Jackman was appointed to the Federal Court on 6 February 2023. 

Justice Jackman graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons I) in 1984 from the University of Sydney. In 1985, as a Rhodes Scholar, his Honour went to the University of Oxford where he completed a Bachelor of Arts (Jurisprudence) (Hons I) in 1987 and a Bachelor of Civil Law in 1988. 

His Honour was admitted as a barrister in the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 1989 and was appointed Senior Counsel in 2002. While at the Bar, Justice Jackman specialised in commercial and company law and has also published works including in the Cambridge Law Journal and Australian Law Journal. The first edition of his Honour’s book ‘The Varieties of Restitution’ was published by the Federation Press in 1998, and the second edition in 2017.

Associateship applications

Justice Jackman appoints one Associate for a period of 12 months. His Honour has appointed an Associate for 2023.

Justice Jackman invites persons interested in the position of Associate for 2024 to apply by 19 May 2023. Applications should take the form of a covering letter, CV and university transcript, sent by email to marked to the attention of the Chambers of Justice Jackman.

General information about Associate positions can be found in the Employment pages of the website. If you have any queries in relation to the process, please send an email to marked to the attention of the Chambers of Justice Jackman. 

At March 2023

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