29 July 2021
The ACT Bar Association and the ACT Law Society request the pleasure of your company at a farewell dinner to celebrate the career of Justice John Burns as he finishes his service at the ACT Supreme Court.
His Honour was appointed as a Magistrate and Coroner of the ACT in April 1990. At the same time His Honour was also appointed as a Magistrate of the Norfolk Island Territory. During his time as a Magistrate His Honour spent three years as the Children’s Court Magistrate. His Honour also took over responsibility for managing the lists of the Magistrates Court as List Co-Coordinating Magistrate in 2007. In December 2009 His Honour was appointed Chief Magistrate and Chief Coroner of the ACT. He held those positions until he took up his appointment as a judge of the Supreme Court on 1 August 2011.
Since 2012 his Honour has been a member of the ACT Law Reform Advisory Committee.
- When: 6.30-10.30pm Thursday 29 July 2021
- Where: Gandel Atrium, National Museum of Australia, Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, Canberra
- Dress: Lounge suit
- Cost: $150 per person (includes a three course meal and all drinks)
- RSVP by COB 22 July 2021
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