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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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Dr May Fong Cheong, Acting Deputy Head and Senior Lecturer 

Dr May Cheong is Acting Deputy Head and Senior Lecturer at the Thomas More School of Law, Australian Catholic University and a Visiting Fellow at UNSW Sydney. Her research areas are contract law, commercial law, competition law, consumer law, unfair contracts, remedies and comparative Asian law.

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Professor Michele Riondino, Director of Canon Law Centre

Michele Riondino earned his PhD at the Pontifical Lateran University in Rome and is now a Professor of Canon Law and Children’s Rights at ACU, where he is also the inaugural Director of the Canon Law Centre. Professor Riondino has authored two books and co-authored a third, written numerous articles and chapters of books, and his work has been published in national and international juridical reviews.

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

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Professor Rocque Reynolds - Dean of Law, Melbourne campus 

Dr May Fong Cheong – Acting Deputy Head and Senior Lecturer, North Sydney campus

Professor Tony Ciro – Professor of Law, Melbourne Campus

Professor Michele Riondino – Director of Canon Law Centre and Professor of Law , North Sydney campus

Professor Spencer Zifcak – Allan Myers Chair of Law and Professor of Law, Melbourne campus

Associate Professor Michael Longo – Associate Professor of Law, Melbourne campus

Associate Professor Patrick Quirk – Associate Professor of Law, Melbourne campus

Professor Laurence Boulle – Adjunct Professor, North Sydney campus

Fr Frank Brennan – Adjunct Professor, Melbourne campus

Mr Chris Sidoti – Adjunct Professor, North Sydney campus

Dr Dominic Henley Katter – Honorary Fellow, Brisbane campus

Dr M. Ehteshamul Bari – Senior Lecturer, Melbourne campus

Dr Brendon Murphy - Senior Lecturer, North Sydney campus

Mr David Spencer – Senior Lecturer and Course Coordinator, Melbourne campus

Dr Amanda Alexander – Lecturer, Course Coordinator, North Sydney

Mr Dominic Cudmore – Lecturer, North Sydney campus

Mr Philip Duncan – Lecturer and Discipline Leader- Migration Law and Practice, Brisbane campus

Dr Starla Hargita – Lecturer, North Sydney campus

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

Mr Ian Lam – Associate Lecturer, North Sydney campus

Mr Graham Thomas QC –Legal Profession Mentor, Melbourne campus

Mr Rodney Diggens – School Team Leader, Thomas More Law School, Melbourne campus

Mrs Lesley Adukonu – Senior Library Coordinator, LARS, North Sydney campus

Ms Kate Freedman – Senior Librarian, LARS, Melbourne campus


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