The Hon David Markey YATES

Judge, Federal Court of Australia: 30.11.2009
Location: Sydney

Justice Yates was appointed to the Federal Court on 30 November 2009. 

His Honour graduated in law from the University of Sydney in 1977 and commenced practice as a solicitor that year after completing his practical legal training at the College of Law, St Leonards. He was called to the New South Wales Bar in 1982 and was appointed Senior Counsel in 1997. 

Associateship applications

Justice Yates has appointed his Associates for 2023 and 2024.

General information about Associate positions can be found in the Employment pages of the Court’s website.

If you have any queries in relation to the process, please send an email to marked for the attention of the Chambers of Justice Yates.