Professor Andrew Lynch

LLB (Hons), LLM (QUT), PhD (UNSW)

Professor Andrew Lynch is the Head of School and Deputy Dean at UNSW Law. He teaches and researches in the field of Australian constitutional law. His research concentrates on the topics of federalism, judicial dissent, judicial appointments reform, and legal responses to terrorism. He is an author of Equity and Trusts (2001 and 2005), What Price Security? Taking Stock of Australia’s Anti-Terror Laws (2006), Inside Australia’s Anti-terrorism Laws and Trials (2014), Blackshield & Williams’ Australian Constitutional Law and Theory (6th ed, 2014; 7th ed, 2018) and Australia's Greatest Judicial Crisis - The Tim Carmody Affair (2016). He is a co-editor of Law and Liberty in the War on Terror (2007), Counter-Terrorism and Beyond: The Culture of Law and Justice After 9/11 (2010), Tomorrow’s Federation: Reforming Australian Government (2012) and the editor of Great Australian Dissents (2016).

Between 2008-2013, Andrew was the Director of the Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law at UNSW and he continues to work on research housed within the Centre’s Judiciary Project.

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Book Chapters

Lynch A; Blackbourn J, 2019, 'Special Measures: Terrorism and Control Orders', in Saul B (ed.), Research Handbook on International Law and Terrorism, edn. 2nd, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK, pp. forth - coming, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857938817.00038

Appleby G; Brennan S; Lynch A, 2018, 'Keep Calm and Carry On: Why the Increasing Automation of Legal Services Should Deepen and Not Diminish Legal Education', in Lindgren K; Kunc F; Coper M (ed.), The Future of Australian Legal Education, Thomson Reuters, Sydney, pp. 389 - 399, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3233424

Lynch A, 2017, 'Diversity without a judicial appointments commission: The Australian experience', in Debating Judicial Appointments in an Age of Diversity, pp. 101 - 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315400068

Lynch A, 2016, 'Keep Your Distance: Independence, Individualism and Decision-Making on Multi-Member Courts', in Ananian-Welsh R; Crowe J (ed.), Judicial Independence in Australia: Contemporary Challenges, Future Directions, Federation Press, Australia

Lynch A, 2016, 'Unrequited but Still Great: The Dissent of Justices Dixon and Evatt in R v Federal Court of Bankruptcy; Ex parte Lowenstein (1938)', in Lynch A (ed.), Great Australian Dissents, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. 39 - 57

Lynch A, 2016, 'Introduction: What Makes a Dissent Great?', in Lynch A (ed.), Great Australian Dissents, Cambridge University Press, pp. 1 - 19

Lynch A, 2015, 'Judicial Dissent and the Politics of the High Court', in Dixon R; Williams G (ed.), The High Court, the Constitution and Australian Politics, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. 58 - 76, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/CBO9781107445253

Lynch A; Tulich T; Welsh R, 2013, 'Secrecy and control orders: The role and vulnerability of constitutional values in the United Kingdom and Australia', in Secrecy, National Security and the Vindication of Constitutional Law, pp. 154 - 172, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781781953860.00018

Williams G; Kildea P; Lynch AN, 2012, 'Introduction', in Kildea P; Lynch A; Williams G (ed.), Tomorrow's Federation: Reforming Australian Government, edn. Original, Federation Press, Annandale, NSW, pp. 1 - 4

Lynch A, 2012, 'The Reference Power: The Rise and Rise of Placitum?', in Kildea P; Lynch A; Williams G (ed.), Tomorrow's Federation: Reforming Australian Government, Federation Press, Annandale, pp. 193 - 209

Lynch A, 2012, 'Legislating Anti-Terrorism: Observations on Form and Process', in Ramraj VV; Hor M; Roach K; Williams G (ed.), Global Anti-Terrorism Law and Policy, edn. 2nd, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, pp. 151 - 182

Lynch A, 2011, 'The Legislative and Executive Branch vs The Constitutional Court and the Judiciary: Conflict or Cooperation?', in Bröhmer J (ed.), The German Constitution Turns 60 Basic Law and Commonwealth Constitution German and Australian Perspectives, edn. Original, Peter Lang Press, Frankfurt, pp. 163 - 180

Lynch A; McGarrity N; Williams G, 2010, 'The emergence of a 'culture of control'', in Counter-Terrorism and Beyond: The Culture of Law and Justice After 9/11, pp. 3 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203849897

Lynch A, 2009, 'The Use of History by Lawyers in Debating Responses to Terrorism', in Brawley S (ed.), Doomed to Repeat? Terrorism and the Lessons of History, edn. Original, New Academia Publishing, Washington, DC, pp. 305 - 327

Lynch A, 2007, 'Achieving Security, Respecting Rights and Maintaining', in Lynch A; Williams E; McDonald G (ed.), Law and Liberty in the War on Terror, edn. Original, Federation Press, Annandale, NSW, pp. 222 - 233

Lynch A, 2005, 'The Constitutional Significance of the Church of England', in Radan P; Meyerson D; Croucher R (ed.), Law and Religion: God, the State and the Common Law, edn. Original, Routledge, London, pp. 168 - 196

Lynch A, 2001, 'Dissenting Judgments', in Coper M; Blackshield T; Williams G (ed.), Oxford Companion to the High Court of Australia, Oxford University Press, Oxford, pp. 216 - 218, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780195540222.001.0001

Books

Williams G; Brennan S; Lynch A; Blackshield AR, 2018, Blackshield and Williams Australian Constitutional Law and Theory: Commentary and Materials, 7th, Federation Press, Leichhardt, NSW

Appleby G; Lynch A; Ananian-Welsh R, 2016, The Tim Carmody Affair: Australia's Greatest Judicial Crisis, NewSouth Publishing, Sydney

Lynch A; McGarrity N; Williams G, 2015, Inside Australia's Anti-Terrorism Laws and Trials, NewSouth Publishing, Sydney

Blackshield AR; Williams G; Brennan S; Lynch A, 2014, Blackshield and Williams Australian Constitutional Law and Theory: Commentary and Materials, 6th, Federation Press, Annandale, NSW

Lynch A; Williams G, 2006, What Price Security: Taking Stock of Australia's Anti-Terror Laws, Original, University of New South Wales Press, Sydney

Radan P; Stewart C; Lynch A, 2005, Equity and Trusts, 2nd, LexisNexis Butterworths, Chatswood, NSW

McNamara L; Lynch A, 2004, Australian Legal Research: Exercises and Tasks, 3rd, LexisNexis Butterworths, Sydney

McNamara L; Lynch A, 2003, Australian Legal Research: Exercises and Tasks, 2nd, LexisNexis Butterworths, Sydney

Radan P; Lynch A; Stewart C, 2001, Equity and Trusts, Butterworths, Sydney

Conference Papers

Appleby G; Brennan S; Lynch A, 2017, 'Keep Calm and Carry On: Why the Increasing Automation of Legal Services Should Deepen and Not Diminish Legal Education', in The Future of Australian Legal Education Conference 2017, The Future of Australian Legal Education Conference, Sydney Australia, presented at The Future of Australian Legal Education Conference, Sydney Australia, 11 - 13 August 2017, http://www.academyoflaw.org.au/lec2017

Kildea P; Lynch AN, 2010, 'Federalism at the Sub-constitutional Level: The Case of the Council of Australian Governments', VIIIth World Congress of the International Association of Constitutional Law, Mexico, presented at VIIIth World Congress of the International Association of Constitutional Law, Mexico, 06 - 10 December 2010

Lynch A; Taylor L, 1995, 'From in Front and Behind the Lectern', in Research and Development in Higher Education, Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia '95 Conference, Rockhampton, Queensland, pp. 704 - 709, presented at Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia '95 Conference, Rockhampton, Queensland, 01 January 1995

Conference Presentations

Appleby G; Le Mire S; Lynch A; Opeskin B, 2018, 'Temporary Judicial Officers: Best Practice in Comparative Perspective', presented at Conference of the International Society of Public Law, University of Hong Kong, 25 - 27 June 2018

Lynch A, 2018, 'Author Meets Reader: The 9/11 Effect', presented at International Conference on Law & Society, Honolulu, USA, 05 - 08 June 2018

Lynch A, 2017, 'Cultural Diversity in the Law: The William Lee Address', presented at Asian-Australian Lawyers' Association Conference, Law Society of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 - 13 September 2017

Lynch A; Appleby G; Brennan S, 2017, 'Keep Calm and Carry On: Why the Increasing Automation of Legal Services Should Deepen and Not Diminish Legal Education', presented at The Future of Legal Education Conference, Australian Academy of Law, Sydney, 11 - 13 August 2017

Appleby G; Le Mire S; Opeskin B; Lynch A, 2017, 'Contemporary Challenges Facing the Australian Judiciary', presented at Courts, Power, Public Law: ICON-S Annual Meeting, Copenhagen, 05 - 07 July 2017

Lynch A, 2016, 'A Decade of the United Kingdom's Judicial Appointments Commission: What Lessons are There for Australia?', presented at Supreme and Federal Court Judges Conference, Brisbane, 25 - 27 January 2016

Lynch A, 2016, 'Integrity in Judicial Ethics and Regulation: The Challenges of Judicial Incapacity', presented at International Legal Ethics Conference VII, Fordham Law School, New York, 14 - 16 July 2016

Lynch A, 2016, 'With the Support of the Profession: The Role and Responsibilities of Lawyers' Professional Associations in Judicial Appointments', presented at International Legal Ethics Conference VII, Fordham Law School, New York, 14 - 16 July 2016

Lynch A; Kildea P, 2016, 'Intergovernmental Relations and Health Policy', presented at The Politics of Australian Health Policy Workshop, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 - 12 May 2016

Lynch A, 2015, 'Diversity without a Judicial Appointments Commission: The Australian Experience', presented at Appointing Judges in an Age of Diversity Conference, Brisbane, 06 - 07 November 2015

Lynch A, 2015, 'National Security', presented at Constitutional Deliberations: ANU Public Law Weekend, Australian National University, 01 - 02 October 2015

Lynch A, 2015, 'Revisiting Judicial Appointments Reform in Australia', presented at Australian Association of Constitutional Law Conference, Federal Court of Australia, Sydney, 19 October 2015

Lynch A, 2015, 'Keep Your Distance: Independence, Individualism and Decision-making on Multi-member Courts', presented at Judicial Independence in Australia: Contemporary Challenges, Future Directions Conference, University of Queensland, 10 - 11 July 2015

Lynch A, 2015, 'The Constitution and Funding of Family and Relationship Services', presented at Annual Conference of Family & Relationship Services Australia, Canberra, 25 March 2015

Lynch A, 2015, 'Williams (No 2)', presented at Constitutional Law Conference, Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, Sydney, 13 February 2015

Lynch A, 2014, 'Judicial Diversity in Australia and the United Kingdom: A Common Objective; Distinct Approaches', presented at Society of Legal Scholars' Conference, University of Nottingham, 11 - 11 September 2014

Lynch A; Crofts P, 2014, 'Ends and Means: The New Ruthless Doctor', presented at Politics and Law of Doctor Who Symposium, Centre for Law, Society and Popular Culture, Westminster Law School, University of Westminster, London, 05 September 2014

Lynch A, 2014, 'Williams Mark II: Commonwealth Spending, Benefits to Students and School Chaplaincy', presented at Current Constitutional Controversies Occasional Colloquium Series, University of Queensland and Supreme Court Library Queensland, Brisbane, 19 August 2014

Lynch A, 2014, 'Local Government in the Federation', presented at Getting Down to Business: National General Assembly of Local Government, Canberra, 16 June 2014

Lynch A, 2014, 'Parliamentary Sovereignty and Co-operative Federalism', presented at Attorney-General's Department Constitutional Law Symposium, Canberra, 15 April 2014

Lynch A, 2014, 'All Things Being Equal: Merit and Diversity in Judicial Appointments', presented at College of Law Presentation, Australian National University, Canberra, 31 July 2014

Lynch A; Chordia S, 2013, 'Federalism in Australian Constitutional Interpretation: The Significance of Williams v Commonwealth', presented at After Williams Colloquium, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, 04 October 2013

Lynch A, 2013, 'The MRRT: The Constitutional Context and Challenge', presented at Australian Political Studies Association Conference, Murdoch University, Perth, 02 - 02 October 2013

Lynch A, 2013, 'Judicial Dissent, Diversity and Electoral Politics', presented at The High Court, The Constitution and Australian Politics, Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 November 2013

Lynch A, 2013, 'Beyond Sex on the High Court: What Diversity Means Now', presented at Australian Lawyers' Alliance Conference, Canberra, 25 October 2013

Lynch A, 2013, 'Roles and Responsibilities', presented at Sir Samuel Griffith Symposium: Australia's Federal Future, ANZSOG and Griffith University, Brisbane, 26 July 2013

Lynch A; Kildea P, 2013, 'Australian Intergovernmental Relations: Ripe for Reform?', presented at Gender and Intergovernmental Relations: Australian and International Perspectives Conference, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 - 17 May 2013

Lynch A, 2012, 'Judicial Diversity: Is Disagreement a Positive Objective in Law?', presented at International Conference on Law & Society, Honolulu, USA, 05 - 08 June 2012

Lynch A, 2012, 'Williams v Commonwealth', presented at 2012 Government Solicitors Conference, Law Society of NSW, Sydney, 28 August 2012

Lynch A, 2012, 'Rule of Law & the Commonwealth Principles: Terrorism, Emergency Laws & Human Rights', presented at Commonwealth Regional Law Association Conference, Sydney, 19 April 2012

Lynch A; Tulich T; Welsh R, 2011, 'Secrecy and Control Orders: The Role and Vulnerability of Constitutional Values', presented at Secrecy, National Security and the Vindication of Constitutional Law, International Association of Constitutional Law: Research Group on Constitutional Responses to Terrorism, Milan, Italy, 02 December 2011

Lynch A, 2011, 'Judicial Dissent and Strategy', presented at A Big Day Out for Judicial Development: South Australian Judicial Education Committee Conference, Adelaide, 03 November 2011

Lynch A, 2011, 'The Rise and Rise of the Reference Power', presented at Mechanisms of Federal Reform: Research Roundtable, Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, Sydney, 24 - 25 March 2011

Lynch A, 2011, 'Contemporary Challenges and the Strengthening of Executive Power: An Australian Case Study', presented at International Association of Law Schools Conference on Constitutional Law, American University Washington College of Law and Georgetown University Law Center, Washington DC, USA, 09 - 12 September 2011

Lynch A, 2011, 'National Priorities and State Referrals: The Age of Section 51 (xxxvii)', presented at Sixteenth Public Law Weekend : 10 Years on from September 11 the Impact on Public Law, Australian National University, Canberra, 10 September 2011

Lynch A; Kildea P, 2011, 'COAG, the Constitution and State Accountability', presented at 3rd Annual Intergovernmental Relations Conference, National Convention Centre, Canberra, 17 August 2011

Lynch A, 2011, 'Commonwealth Financial Powers: Taxation, Direct Spending and Grants; Scope and Limitations', presented at Power and Politics: New Dimensions of Federalism in Australia Conference, Constitutional Centre of Western Australia, Perth, 02 July 2011

Lynch A; Williams G, 2011, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2010 Term', presented at 2011 Constitutional Law Conference, Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, Sydney, 18 February 2011

Lynch A; Kildea P, 2010, 'Entrenching 'Cooperative Federalism': Is It Time To Formalise COAG's Place In The Australian Federation?', presented at Conference of the Australian Political Studies Association, University of Melbourne, 27 - 29 September 2010

Lynch A; Williams G, 2010, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2010 Term', presented at Constitutional Law Conference, Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, Sydney, 05 August 2010

Lynch A, 2010, 'The Fair Work Act: The Referrals Power Comes to the Rescue Once More', presented at Public Lecture, ANU College of Law, Australian Labour Law Associations and Industrial Relations Society of the ACT, Australian National University, Canberra, 24 March 2010

Lynch A, 2010, 'The Tenacity of Bad Law: Why Ani-Terrorism Laws Proliferate and Persist', presented at VIIIth World Congress of the International Association of Constitutional Law, Mexico City, 06 - 10 December 2010

Kildea P; Lynch A; Santow EJ, 2009, 'Australian Federalism and a National Human Rights Act: Implications and Challenges', presented at Australian Political Studies Association Conference 2009, Macquarie University, Sydney, 28 - 30 September 2009

Lynch A, 2009, 'The Constitutional Licence for Laws of Control: Terrorists and Bikies', presented at NSW Young Lawyers Conference, Law Society of NSW, 28 July 2009

Lynch A, 2009, 'Does Australia Need a Human Rights Act?', presented at UNSW Speakers' Forum, LawSociety and Amnesty International, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 June 2009

Lynch A, 2009, 'The Advantages of a Human Rights Act', presented at Amnesty International, New South Wales Annual General Meeting, Wollongong, NSW, 17 May 2009

Lynch A, 2009, 'Keynote Address', presented at New South Wales Schools State Constitutional Convention, Parliament of NSW, Sydney, 16 February 2009

Lynch A, 2009, 'The Legislative and Executive Branch vs The Constitutional Court and the Judiciary: Conflict or Co-operation?', presented at The German Constitution Turns 60: Human and Basic rights Through the Eyes of Germany and Australia, Australian National University, Canberra, 22 - 23 May 2009

Lynch A, 2009, 'The Haneef Affair: Diminished Rights, Diminished Security', Counter Terrorism and Human Rights', presented at Counter Terrorism and Human Rights Postgraduate Course, Center for Security Studies, University of Sydney, Sydney, 14 February 2009

Lynch A, 2008, 'Australia's Terrorism Laws: Exploring their Counter-productive Impact on Muslim Communities', presented at 12th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Justice Research, Flinders University, Adelaide, 14 - 17 August 2008

Lynch A, 2008, 'Control Orders in Australia: The Securitization of Public Life', presented at Law and Justice in the Risk Society, Annual Meeting of the Research Committee on Sociology of Law, International Sociological Association, Milan/Como, Italy, 09 - 12 July 2008

Lynch A, 2008, 'From Blair's Britain with Love: Control Orders in Australia', presented at Seminar, Socio-Legal Research Centre, Griffith University, Brisbane, 10 March 2008

Lynch A, 2008, 'Restricting Liberty under Australian Law and Practice', presented at Joint Workshop, Restrictions of Liberty of Terror Suspects, The Israel Democracy Institute and the International Committee of the Red Cross (Tel-Aviv Delegation), Jerusalem, Israel, 14 December 2008

Lynch A, 2008, 'An Independent Reviewer for Australian Terror Laws?', presented at Federal Criminal Law Conference, NSW Bar Association and Law Council of Australia, Sydney, 05 September 2008

Lynch A, 2008, 'Security; Exploding Media Myths: Misrepresenting Australia?', presented at Presentation for the Journalism and Media Research Centre, University of NSW and Edith Cowan University, Sydney, 20 November 2008

Lynch A, 2008, 'National Security and Australia's Culture of Control', presented at Presentation to the Division of Law, Macquarie University, Sydney, 01 May 2008

Lynch A, 2007, 'Perspectives on Federalism', presented at National Industrial Relations Conference, Queensland Department of Employment and Industrial Relations, Brisbane, 11 September 2007

Lynch A, 2007, 'Australia's Anti-Terrorism Laws: Where They Stand and What's Next?', presented at Occasional Seminar, Judicial Commission of New South Wales and the District Court Education Committee, Sydney, 29 November 2007

Lynch A, 2007, 'Comparative Counter-Terrorism: What Can we Learn?', presented at Extraordinary Rendition, Intercept Evidence and 'Setting Aside' Rights', Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism: Reframing the Debate, Centre for the Study of Human Rights, London School of Economics, United Kingdom, 05 October 2007

Lynch A, 2007, 'Securing Our Freedoms Panel Discussion, Amnesty International', presented at Panel Discussion, Amnesty International, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 31 July 2007

Lynch A, 2007, 'The Use of History by Lawyers in Debating Responses to Terrorism', presented at Inaugural Research Network for a Secure Australia Terrorism History Conference, Canberra, 13 June 2007

Lynch A, 2007, 'Some Observations on Australian Anti-Terrorism Law and Civil Liberties', presented at Presentation to the Department of Law, University of Durham, United Kingdom, 02 October 2007

Lynch A, 2007, 'International Influences on Australian Anti-Terrorism Law', presented at Presentation to the School of Law, Leeds University, United Kingdom, 02 October 2007

Lynch A, 2007, 'Incapacity not Misbehaviour: Illness, Independence and Judicial Removal', presented at Presentation to the School of Law, University of Tasmania, Hobart, 01 May 2007

Lynch A, 2006, 'Constitutional Issues Arising from the Mental Health of Judges', presented at Tristan Jepson Memorial Symposium: Mental Health and the Legal Profession, University of Western Australia, Sydney, 08 September 2006

Lynch A, 2006, 'Legislating with Urgency', presented at Ensuring Accountability: Terrorist Challenges and State Responses in a Free Society, Australian National University, Canberra, 21 - 28 April 2006

Lynch A, 2006, 'Recent Cases on the Constitutional Separation of Judicial Power: Will Terrorism Control Orders Survive the High Court?', presented at Presentation to Gilbert + Tobin Lawyers, Sydney, 17 October 2006

Lynch A, 2006, 'Harmony and Diversity: Unanimity and Dissent on the High Court', presented at Presentation to the School of Law, University of Tasmania, Hobart, 10 May 2006

Lynch A, 2005, 'Terror and Exceptionalism: Can an Emergency Constitution Limit Executive Power?', presented at The Executive: Third Annual Conference on the Primary Functions of Government, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 25 November 2005

Lynch A, 2005, 'The Constitution: Its Form and Values', presented at New South Wales Schools State Constitutional Convention, Parliament of NSW, Sydney, 14 November 2005

Lynch A, 2005, 'Changing Institutional Relationships in a Time of Terror', presented at UK-Australia Roundtable on Terrorism and Law, University College London, 26 September 2005

Lynch A, 2005, 'Trying to Pin Down the New Terror Laws: Some Comments on Process and Powers', presented at Presentation to Gilbert + Tobin Lawyers, Sydney, 07 December 2005

Lynch A, 2005, 'The Constitution and Terrorism: An Emergency Mechanism or a Bill of Rights?', presented at Presentation to the Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Sydney, Sydney, 19 October 2005

Lynch A, 2005, 'Terror and Exceptionalism: Does Australia Need an Emergency Constitution for the Way We Live Now?', presented at Guest Seminar, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, Canada, 03 October 2005

Lynch A, 2004, 'Is Judicial Dissent Constitutionally Protected?', presented at Presentation to the School of Law, University of New South Wales, 04 May 2004

Lynch A, 2003, 'The Scholarship of Law Teaching', presented at Legal Education Plenary, 2003 ALTA Conference: Changing Law, Griffith University, Brisbane, 06 - 09 July 2003

Lynch A, 2003, 'The Gleeson Court on Constitutional Law: An Empirical Analysis', presented at 2003 Constitutional Law Conference: Centenary of the High Court of Australia, Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, Sydney, 21 February 2003

Lynch A, 2002, 'Dissent and Precedent : Change and Certainty in a Court of Last Resort', presented at Presentation to the Division of Law, Macquarie University, Sydney, 22 August 2002

Lynch A, 2001, 'Constitutional Dissent', presented at Presentation to the Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney, 26 October 2001

Lynch A; Fitzpatrick S, 1998, 'Mooting as a Spectator Sport: Moots as part of Course Delivery', presented at Australasian Law Teachers Association Conference, University of Otago, New Zealand, 05 - 08 July 1998

Lynch A; Bondfield B; Stuhmcke A, 1997, 'Simultaneous Cross-Institution Course Delivery: Are There any Conclusions we may Draw for Flexible Learning in Law?', presented at Flexible Learning without Technology Symposium, University of Technology, Sydney, 29 October 1997

Lynch A; Bondfield B; Stuhmcke A, 1997, 'An Experience in Simultaneous Cross-Institutional Delivery of a First Year Course', presented at ALTA Conference, University of Technology, Sydney, 02 - 05 October 1997

Lynch A; Godden L; Keyes M, 1995, 'Putting Ourselves to the Test: Justifying Our Assessment Methods', presented at Queensland Legal Education Day, Queensland University of Technology, 08 December 1995

Edited Books

Lynch A, (ed.), 2016, Great Australian Dissents, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK

Kildea P; Lynch A; Williams G, (eds.), 2012, Tomorrow's Federation: Reforming Australian Government, Federation Press, Annandale, NSW

Kildea P; Lynch A; Williams G, (eds.), 2012, Tomorrow's Federation: Reforming Australian Government, Federation Press, Annandale, NSW

Lynch A; McGarrity N; Williams G, 2010, Counter-terrorism and beyond: The culture of law and justice after 9/11, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203849897

Lynch A; MacDonald EC; Williams G, (eds.), 2007, Law and Liberty in the War on Terror, Original, Federation Press, Annandale, NSW

Journal articles

Lynch A; Williams G, 2018, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2017 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 41, pp. 1134 - 1158

Appleby G; Le Mire S; Lynch A; Opeskin B, 2018, 'Contemporary Challenges Facing the Australian Judiciary: An Empirical Interruption', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 42(2), pp. forth - coming, https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3216937##

Hobbs H; Lynch A; Williams G, 2017, 'The High Court Under Chief Justice Robert French', Australian Law Journal, vol. 91, pp. 53 - 71

Lynch A; Williams G, 2017, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2016 and French Court Statistics', The University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 40, pp. 1468 - 1491, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3082658

Lynch A; Williams G, 2016, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: 2015 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 39, pp. 1161 - 1181

Lynch A; Chordia S, 2015, 'Constitutional Incongruence: Explaining the Failure of the Council of the Australian Federation', Federal Law Review, vol. 43, pp. 339 - 367

Handsley E; Lynch A, 2015, 'Facing up to Diversity? Transparency and the Reform of Commonwealth Judicial Appointments 2008-13', The Sydney Law Review, vol. 37, pp. 187 - 216

Chordia S; Lynch A; Williams G, 2015, 'Williams v Commonwealth [no 2]: Commonwealth executive power and spending after Williams [no 2]', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 39, pp. 306 - 330

Lynch A; Williams G, 2015, 'THE HIGH COURT ON CONSTITUTIONAL LAW: THE 2014 STATISTICS', UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES LAW JOURNAL, vol. 38, pp. 1078 - 1097, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000383373200009&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Lynch A, 2015, 'Collective Decision-Making: The Current Australian Debate', European Journal of Current Legal Issues, vol. 21

Lynch A, 2015, 'Commonwealth Spending After Williams (No 2): Has the New Dawn Risen?', Public Law Review, vol. 26, pp. 83 - 90

Lynch A, 2015, 'Courts and Teamwork: What it Means for Judicial Diversity', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 38, pp. 1421 - 1437

Lynch A; Chordia S, 2014, 'Federalism in Australian Constitutional Interpretation: Signs of Reinvigoration?', University of Queensland Law Journal, vol. 33, pp. 83 - 107

Lynch A, 2014, 'Fortescue Metals Group Ltd v Commonwealth: The Mining Tax, Discrimination and Federalism', Australian Bar Review, vol. 38, pp. 183 - 202

Lynch A; Williams G, 2014, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2013 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 37, pp. 544 - 564, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2492781

Lynch A, 2014, 'Murray Gleeson: The Smiler by Michael Pelly, The Federation Press, 2014, Book Review', Australasian Parliamentary Review, vol. 29, pp. 188 - 191

Chordia S; Lynch A; Williams G, 2013, 'Williams v commonwealth commonwealth executive power and Australian federalism', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 37, pp. 189 - 231

Hume D; Lynch A; Williams G, 2013, 'Heresy in the High Court? Federalism as a Constraint on Commonwealth Power', Federal Law Review, vol. 41, pp. 71 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0067205x1304100103

Lynch A; Williams G, 2013, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2012 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 36, pp. 514 - 533

Lynch A, 2013, 'Judicialization of Politics: The Interplay of Institutional Structure, Legal Doctrine and Politics on the High Court of Australia by Reginald S Sheehan et al, Carolina Academic Press, 2012, Book Revie', Adelaide Law Review, vol. 34, pp. 465 - 471

Lynch A, 2012, 'Commonwealth Financial Powers: Taxation, Direct Spending and Grants; Scope and Limitations', Public Policy, vol. 6, pp. 23 - 32

Lynch A, 2012, 'The Impact of Post-Enactment Review on Anti-Terrorism Laws: Four Jurisdictions Compared', Journal of Legislative Studies, vol. 18, pp. 63 - 81, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13572334.2012.646710

Williams G; Lynch A, 2012, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2011 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 35, pp. 846 - 865

Lynch A, 2012, '"The 9/11 Effect: Comparative Counter-Terrorism" by Kent Roach, Cambridge University Press, 2012', Legal Studies, vol. 32, pp. 673 - 680

Lynch A, 2012, 'Judicial Complaints and Suspension', Public Law Review, vol. 23, pp. 81 - 84

Lynch A, 2011, 'The Fair Work Act and the Referrals Power: Keeping the States in the Game', Australian Journal of Labour Law, vol. 24, pp. 1 - 24

Lynch A; Matevosian M, 2011, 'Preserving the ‘Federal Balance’ through Judicial Diversity: Clutching at Straws', Constitutional Law and Policy Review, vol. 13, pp. 42 - 57

Williams G; Lynch A, 2011, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2010 Term', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 34, pp. 1006 - 1029

Lynch A; Williams G, 2011, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2010 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 34, pp. 1030 - 1047

Kildea P; Lynch AN, 2011, 'Entrenching “Cooperative Federalism”: Is it Time to Formalise COAG’s place in the Australian Federation?', Federal Law Review, vol. 39, pp. 103 - 129

Lynch A, 2010, 'State Referrals and Terrorism Law Reform Paralysis: Cause and Effect?', Public Law Review, vol. 21, pp. 155 - 159

Lynch A; Williams G, 2010, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2009 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 33, pp. 267 - 285

Lynch A, 2010, 'After a Referral: The Amendment and Termination of Commonwealth Laws Relying on s 51(xxxvii)', Sydney Law Review, vol. 32, pp. 363 - 387

Lynch A; McGarrity N, 2010, 'A Watch Dog of Australia’s Counter-Terrorism Laws: The Coming of the National Security Legislation Monitor', Flinders Journal of Law Reform, vol. 12, pp. 83 - 118

Lynch A, 2010, 'Emergencies and the Limits of Legality edited by Victor V Ramraj, Cambridge University Press, 2008, Book Review', Public Law Journal, pp. 831 - 835

Lynch A, 2009, 'Counter-Terrorism: Democracy's Challenge, edited by Andrea Bianchi and Alexis Keller, Hart Publishing, 2008, Book Review', Law and Politics Book Review (online)

Lynch A; Williams G, 2009, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2008 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 32, pp. 181 - 197

Lynch A, 2009, 'Terrorists and Bikies: The Constitutional Licence for Laws of Control', Alternative Law Journal, vol. 34, pp. 237 - 242, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1037969x0903400404

Lynch A; McGarrity N; Williams G, 2009, 'The Proscription of Terrorist Organisations in Australia', Federal Law Review, vol. 37, pp. 1 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0067205x0903700101

Lynch A; Williams G; McGarrity N, 2009, 'Lessons from the History of Proscription of Terrorist and Other Organisations by the Australian Parliament', Legal History, vol. 13, pp. 25 - 54

Lynch A, 2009, 'Appealing to the Future: Michael Kirby and His Legacy edited by Ian Freckelton and Hugh Selby, Thomson Reuters, 2009, Book Review', Alternative Law Journal, vol. 34, pp. 138 - 140

Lynch A, 2008, 'Exceptionalism, Politics and Liberty: A Response to Professor Tushnet from the Antipodes', International Journal of Law in Context, vol. 3, pp. 31 - 38, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s174455230700403x

Lynch A, 2008, 'Court Orders in Australia: A Further Case Study in the Migration of British Counter-Terrorism Law', Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal, vol. 8, pp. 159 - 185, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14729342.2008.11421495

Lynch A; McGarrity N, 2008, 'Australia's Counter-Terrorism Laws: How Neutral Laws Create Fear and Anxiety in Muslim Communities', Alternative Law Journal, vol. 33, pp. 225 - 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1037969x0803300407

Lynch A; Williams G, 2008, 'Beyond a Federal Structure: Is a Constitutional Commitment to a Federal Relationship Possible?', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 31, pp. 395 - 434

Williams G; Lynch A, 2008, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2007 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 31, pp. 238 - 257

Lynch A, 2008, 'Thomas v Mowbray: Australia's "War on Terrorism" Reaches the High Court', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 32, pp. 1182 - 1211

Lynch A, 2008, '"Security and Human Rights" edited by Benjamin J Goold and Liora Lazarus, Hart Publishing 2007', Constitutional Law and Policy Review, vol. 10, pp. 51 - 56

Lynch A; Reilly A, 2007, 'The Constitutional Validity of Terrorism Orders of Control and Preventative Detention', Flinders Journal of Law Reform, vol. 10, pp. 105 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.977324

Lynch A, 2007, 'The Intelligence of a Future Day: The Vindication of Constitutional Dissent in the High Court of Australia 1981-2003', Sydney Law Review, vol. 29, pp. 195 - 233

Lynch A, 2007, 'Maximising the Drama: Jihad Jack, the Court of Appeal and the Australian Media', Adelaide Law Review, vol. 27, pp. 311 - 334

Lynch A; Williams G, 2007, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2006 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 30, pp. 188 - 203

Lynch A; Williams G, 2007, 'The High Court of Australia: Some Statistics', The Commonwealth Lawyer, vol. 16, pp. 30 - 32

Lynch A; Meyrick T, 2007, 'Should Australia's Muslim Communities really be concerned about Anti-Terrorism Laws?', Human Rights Defender, vol. 6, pp. 7 - 9

Lynch A; Meyrick T, 2007, 'The Constitution and Legislative Responsibility', Public Law Review, vol. 18, pp. 158 - 164

Lynch A, 2007, 'The Once and Future Court? Jason L Pierce's Inside the Mason Court Revolution: The High Court of Australia Transformed, Book Review', Federal Law Review, vol. 35, pp. 145 - 159

Lynch A, 2006, 'Use of Overseas Evidence in Terrorism Offences: The Implications of the Commonwealth's New Scheme for Defendants and the Courts', Australian Bar Review, vol. 27, pp. 288 - 313

Lynch A, 2006, 'Legislating with Urgency: The Enactment of the Anti-Terrorism Act [No 1] 2005', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 30, pp. 747 - 781

Lynch A; Williams G, 2006, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2005 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 29, pp. 182 - 197

Lynch A, 2005, 'Don't Lie Back and Think of England: Comparisons on the Process and Substance of Counter-Terrorism Laws', Human Rights Defender, vol. 2005 Sp Is, pp. 9 - 11

Lynch A, 2005, 'Does the High Court Disagree More Often in Constitutional Cases? A Statistical Study of Judgment Delivery 1981 - 2003', Federal Law Review, vol. 33, pp. 485 - 523

Lynch A; Williams G, 2005, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2004 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 28, pp. 14 - 29

Lynch A, 2004, 'Taking Delight in Being Contrary, Frightened of Being a Loner or Simply Indifferent: How Do Judges Really Feel About Dissent?', Federal Law Review, vol. 32, pp. 311 - 329

Lynch A; Williams G, 2004, 'The High Court on Constitutional Law: The 2003 Statistics', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 27, pp. 88 - 99

Lynch A, 2004, 'Is Judicial Dissent Constitutionally Protected?', Macquarie Law Journal, vol. 4, pp. 81 - 104

Lynch A, 2003, 'The Gleeson Court on Constitutional Law: An Empirical Analysis of its First Five Years', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 26, pp. 32 - 65

Lynch A, 2003, 'Dissent: The Rewards and Risks of Judicial Disagreement in the High Court of Australia', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 27, pp. 724 - 769

Stewart C; Lynch A, 2003, 'Undue Influence, Consent and Medical Treatment', Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, vol. 96, pp. 598 - 601, http://dx.doi.org/10.1258/jrsm.96.12.598

Lynch A, 2002, 'Dissent: Towards a Methodology for Measuring Judicial Disagreement in the High Court of Australia', Sydney Law Review, vol. 24, pp. 470 - 504

Lynch A, 2001, 'Equitable Compensation for Breach of Fiduciary Duty: Causation and Contribution; The High Court Dodges a Fusion Fallacy in Pilmer', Australian Bar Review, vol. 21, pp. 173 - 190

Lynch A, 2001, 'The High Court Legitimacy and Change: Haig Patapan's "Judging Democracy: The New Politics of the High Court of Australia"', Federal Law Review, vol. 29, pp. 295 - 317

Lynch A, 1999, 'Packing Them in the Aisles: Making Use of Moots as Part of Course Delivery', Legal Education Review, vol. 10, pp. 83 - 106

Lynch A, 1998, 'The Disability Discrimination Act 1992 and Education: Why Standards Must be Drafted', Canberra Law Review, vol. 5, pp. 95 - 110

Lynch A, 1998, 'The Cavendish Guide to Mooting by J Snape & G Watt, Cavendish Publications, 1997, Book Review', Journal of Professional Legal Education, vol. 15, pp. 230 - 233

Lynch A, 1997, 'Unanimity in a Time of Uncertainty: The High Court Settles its Differences in Lange v Australian Broadcasting Corporation', Griffith Law Review, vol. 6, pp. 211 - 220

Lynch A, 1997, 'Flexibility in Legal Education: Delivering to Students with a Disability Whilst Maintaining Academic Standards', Australasian Law Teachers Association Newsletter, pp. 6 - 8

Lynch A, 1997, 'Mooting Manual by T Gygar & A Cassimatis, Butterworths, 1997, Book Review', Legal Education Review, vol. 8, pp. 237 - 242

Lynch A, 1997, 'Law for Managers by G Holley, FT Publishing, 1996, Book Review', Macarthur Law Review, vol. 1, pp. 201 - 203

Lynch A, 1996, 'Is Obesity a Disability - Actual or Perceived - under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992?', Deakin Law Review, vol. 3, pp. 161 - 182

Lynch A, 1996, 'Why Do We Moot? Exploring the Role of Mooting in Legal Education', Legal Education Review, vol. 7, pp. 67 - 96

Lynch A, 1996, 'Pink Triangle: The Gay Law Reform Debate in Tasmania by M Morris, UNSW Press, 1995, Book Review', Alternative Law Journal, vol. 21, pp. 302 - 302

Lynch A, 1996, 'Laying Down the Law by G Morris, et al., 4th edition, Butterworths, 1996, Book Review', Australian Law Journal, vol. 70, pp. 327 - 329

Lynch A, 1995, 'Legislating for Ecologically Sustainable Development: The Fisheries Act 1994 (Qld)', James Cook University Law Review, vol. 2, pp. 82 - 108

Lynch A, 1995, 'Fisheries Act 1994 (Qld)', Queensland Environmental Practice Reporter, vol. 4, pp. 97 - 99

Lynch A, 1995, 'Can I Sue my Mediator? Finding the Key to Mediator Liability', Australian Dispute Resolution Journal, vol. 6, pp. 113 - 126

Reports

Appleby G; Le Mire S; Lynch A; Opeskin B, 2017, Temporary Judicial Officers in Australia: A Report for the Judicial Conference of Australia

McGarrity N; Hardy KA; Ananian-Welsh R; Tulich T; Peleg N; Lynch A, 2015, Submission to Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security Inquiry into Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill (No 1) 2015, Australia

Appleby G; Lynch A, 2015, Submission to the Judicial Appointment Review, Queensland Government, December 2015

Lynch A; McGarrity N; Williams G; Blackbourn J, 2014, Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee Inquiry into the Independent National Security Legislation Monitor Repeal Bill 2014, Australia

Lynch A; Chordia S; Williams G, 2013, Submission to National Commission of Audit on Scope of Government, Australia

Lynch A; Chordia S; McGarrity N; Kildea P; Williams G, 2012, Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition of Local Government (19 December 2012), Australia

Lynch A; Kildea P; Williams G, 2012, Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, Australia

Lynch A; Andrews R; Hardy K, 2012, Submission to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee Inquiry into the Migration and Security Legislation Amendment (Review of Security Assessments) Bill 2012, Australia

Lynch A; Burton L; Davis F; McGarrity N; Tulich T; Welsh R; Williams G, 2012, Submission to COAG Review of Counter-Terrorism Legislation, Australia

Lynch A; Burton L; Tulich T; Welsh R; Williams G, 2012, Submission on Control Orders and Preventative Detention Orders to the Independent National Security Legislation Monitor, Australia

Lynch A; Burke E, 2012, Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee ‘Inquiry into the Judicial Misbehaviour and Incapacity (Parliamentary Commissions) Bill 2012 and Courts Legislation Amendment (Judic, Australia

Lynch A; Burke E; Williams G, 2012, Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee Inquiry into the Marriage Amendment Bill 2010, Australia

Lynch A; Burke E; Williams G, 2012, Submission to the House of Representatives Social Policy and Legal Affairs Committee Inquiry into the Marriage Amendment Bill 2012 and Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2012, Australia

Kildea PJ; Lynch A; McGarrity N; Williams G, 2011, Submission to the Expert Panel on Constitutional Recognition of Local Government, Australia

Kildea PJ; Lynch A; Woods R, 2011, Submission to the Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit on the Inquiry into National Funding Agreements, Australia

Lynch A; Kildea P; Williams G, 2010, Submission to the Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Legislation Committee Inquiry into Water (Crisis Powers and Floodwater Diversion) Bill, Australia

Lynch A, 2010, Supplementary submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee Inquiry into the National Security Legislation Amendment Bill, Australia

Lynch A; Collett E; McGarrity N; Santow E; Michaelsen C; Williams G, 2010, Submission to the Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee Inquiry into the National Security Legislation Amendment Bill, Australia

Kildea PJ; Lynch A; Williams G, 2010, Submission to the UK House of Lords Select Committee on the Constitution Inquiry into Fixed-term Parliaments, UK House of Lords

Kildea PJ; Lynch A; Williams G, 2010, Submission to the Senate Select Committee on the Reform of the Australian Federation, Australia

Golder B; Lynch A; McGarrity N; Michaelsen C; Santow E; Teeger B; Williams G, 2009, Submission to the National Security Discussion Paper, Australia

Golder B; Lynch A; Michaelsen C; McGarrity N, 2009, Submission to the National Human Rights Consultation, Australia

Lynch A, 2007, Discussion Paper on Material that Advocates Terrorist Acts, Australia, Inquiry into Material that advocates Terrorist Acts

Lynch A; Williams G; MacDonald EC, 2007, Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment (Terrorist Material) Bill 2007, Australia, Commonwealth Senate Inquiry into the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment (Terrorist Material) Bill 2007

Lynch A; Williams G; MacDonald EC, 2007, Power to Proscribe Organisations as Terrorist Organisations, Australia, Submission to Parliamentary Joint Committee on Security and Intelligence Review of Power to Proscribe Organisations as Terrorist

Lynch A; MacDonald EC; Williams G, 2007, Submission to the Attorney-General's Security Legislation Review Committee - Feb 2007: Review of the Listing Provisions of the Criminal Code Act 1995, Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security, Review of the Listing Provisions of the Criminal Code Act 1995

Lynch A; MacDonald EC; Williams G, 2007, Submission on Parts 2A and 3 of the Terrorism (Police Powers) Act 2002 (NSW), NSW Ombudsman's Office, Submission on Parts 2A and 3 of the Terrorism (Police Powers) Act 2002 (NSW)

Lynch A; Williams G; MacDonald EC, 2007, National Classification Scheme to Include Material that Advocates Terrorist Acts: Submission to Review of Proposals to Amend the National Classification Scheme, Australia

Lynch A; Williams G, 2006, Submission to the Attorney-General's Security Legislation Review Committee - Feb 2006, Attorney-General's Security Legislation Review Committee

Lynch A; Williams G; Saul B, 2005, Submission on the Anti-Terrorism Bill (No 2) 2005, Senate Legal and Constitutional Committee, Commonwealth Parliament Nov 2005, Australia

ARC DP120101056: ‘New Models of Co-operative Federalism in Australia – Constitutional Principles and Practice’ – A Lynch & G Williams - $215,000 awarded;

ARC DP0986083: ‘Federalism for the 21st Century – A Framework for Achieving Reform and Change’ – A Lynch, G Craven, N Warren & G Williams - $270,000 awarded;

ARC LIEF - LE0989700: ‘The Australian Policy Online Full-Text Research Repository and Thematic Gateways’ – J Thomas, D Meredyth, D Whitehead, R Tiffen, J Spoehr, I Katz & A Lynch - $175,000 awarded

ARC DP0556465: 'Terrorism and Public Law after September 11’ - G Williams & A Lynch - $410,000 awarded

Constitutional law, High Court, judicial appointments and diversity, judicial dissent