Foundation Board

The Foundation was established in 1984 for the encouragement and promotion of excellence in education, study, teaching and research in the faculty of Law, now known as Melbourne Law School.

A host of distinguished alumni have demonstrated their commitment to the Law School by joining the Foundation Board.


Mr William P Gurry AO (LLB 1972)


Mr Paul E Anastassiou QC (BA 1982, LLB(Hons) 1982)

Ms Diana P Nicholson (BA 1983, LLB(Hons) 1984)

Ms Sophie Wade (BA 2011, JD 2015)

Ms Catherine M Walter AM (LLB(Hons) 1973, LLM 1976, MBA 1988)

Mr Neil J Young QC (LLB(Hons) 1974)

Mr Leon Zwier (LLB 1979)

Executive Officer

Mr Austin J Van Groningen