Meet staff from ACU’s Thomas More Law School. Browse academic leaders by campus, read profiles of notable staff, or search all School staff members via our directory.

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Professor Rocque Reynolds, Dean of Law 

Professor Reynolds is a leading authority on administrative law, intellectual property and regulatory theory. Her textbooks in these fields are used throughout Australia. She specialises in regulatory design for food, food security, and agriculture and intellectual property law.

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Associate Professor Catherine Renshaw, Deputy Head of School

A practising lawyer, Dr Renshaw’s research focuses on human rights and democracy in Southeast Asia, which included fieldwork in Myanmar and Thailand.  She has authored numerous journal articles and book chapters, and edited the Journal of South Asian Law. 

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David Spencer, Senior Lecturer and Course Coordinator - Melbourne

David Spencer joined the Thomas More Law School on 11 February 2019. He has been at ACU since 2012.

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Dr Amanda Alexander, Lecturer and Course Coordinator – Sydney

Dr Alexander lectures and teaches Criminal Law and Public Law. Her research interests include the history of international humanitarian law –  and change, theory and practice in international law. She also does research in legal theory and sports law.

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Dr Kunle Ola, Lecturer and Course Coordinator - Migration Law and Practice

Kunle is a Lawyer with an academic, legal, regulatory, enforcement and administrative background. He started off his formal legal experience at the Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria and then joined a private law firm as a partner. 

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Philip Duncan, Lecturer and Discipline Leader - Migration Law and Practice

Philip is Discipline Leader in the Graduate Diploma in Migration Law and Practice. He is an experienced migration professional and educator. He has been a migration agent since 2004, and currently consults to Newland Chase, one of the largest global specialist migration firms.

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Staff by campus

Browse our list of staff at the Thomas More Law School. 

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Dr Dominic Henley Katter – Honorary Fellow


Fr Frank Brennan – Adjunct Professor


David Spencer – Senior Lecturer and Course Coordinator (Melbourne)

Professor Tony Ciro

Rodney Diggens – School Team Leader, Thomas Moore Law School

Kate Freedman – Senior Librarian, LARS

Professor Spencer Zifcak – Allan Myers Chair of Law, Professor of Law

Associate Professor Michael Longo – Associate Professor (Law)

Dr Kunle Ola – Lecturer and Course Coordinator - Migration Law and Practice

Associate Professor Patrick Quirk – Associate Professor

Graham Thomas QC – Legal Profession Mentor

North Sydney  

Lesley Adukonu – Senior Library Coordinator, LARS

Dr Amanda Alexander – Lecturer, Course Coordinator (Sydney)

Professor Laurence Boulle – Adjunct Professor

Dr May Cheong – Senior Lecturer (Law)

Dominic Cudmore – Lecturer (Law)

Dr Starla Hargita – Lecturer (Law)

Ian Lam – Associate Lecturer

Chris Sidoti – Adjunct Professor

Dr Robert Mezyk - Lecturer (Law)

Professor Michele Riondino - Professor (Canon Law)


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