On 1 JANUARY 2015, Mr Alexander (Sandy) Street was appointed as a judge of the Federal Court of Australia.
According to the Federal Attorney General:
“Mr Street graduated from the University of Technology, Sydney, in 1982 with a Bachelor of Laws. He was first admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 1982 and has subsequently been admitted to practice in the Supreme Courts of the Australian Capital Territory, Victoria, Queensland, and Western Australia. Mr Street was appointed Senior Counsel in New South Wales in 1996 and Queen’s Counsel in Western Australia in 1997. He was also admitted to practice in New Zealand in 2001.
With more than 30 years’ experience at the Bar, Mr Street has a broad range of subject matter expertise. His areas of practice have included constitutional law, commercial law, corporations law, banking and administrative law, bankruptcy and insolvency, energy and mining, international arbitration, maritime and admiralty law, competition law, military law, insurance and reinsurance, and appellate matters.
Mr Street joined the Royal Australian Navy Reserves as a Lieutenant in 1987 and has been promoted to the rank of Commander. He served as the Deputy Head of the Sydney Naval Legal Panel for two years.”
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