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The Hon. Justice Gail Ann Archer

Justice Gail Archer SC was appointed to the bench of the Supreme Court of Western Australia on May 29th 2017.

Justice Archer is a former State prosecutor, Principal Counsel of Legal Aid WA and Acting Commissioner of the Western Australian Corruption and Crime Commission.

Her Honour joined the Bar in 2004 and was appointed as Senior Counsel (SC) in November 2007. That same year, Justice Archer was chosen to conduct a statutory review of the Corruption and Crime Commission Act.

Justice Archer has a keen interest in forensic advocacy and, in 2011, was selected by the Australian Bar Association to be a coach in an advanced advocacy course at Keble College in Oxford. In 2015, Her Honour was a coach in an advocacy course conducted in Singapore by the Singapore Law Society. She is also a regular coach in the Australian Bar Association’s advanced advocacy residential course.

Last updated: 20-Sep-2017

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