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Dr

Linda Haller

Senior Lecturer
Legal Profession
Lawyer Discipline
legal profession
australia
advocates' immunity
civil liability of lawyers
abuse of process
comparative law
hunter principle
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Dr

Linda Haller

 
Division
Law
 
Primary Interest
Legal Ethics
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Dr

Linda Haller

 

Linda Haller joined Melbourne Law School in 2006. She teaches Legal Ethics and Legal Method and Reasoning.

Dr Haller has published and spoken widely in Australia and overseas in relation to the professional discipline and regulation of lawyers. She is a board member and Treasurer of the International Association of Legal Ethics. She was Chief Examiner of the Victorian Bar exam from its inception until 2013. Prior to her academic career, Dr Haller practised as a lawyer in Victoria and Queensland. Her current research includes an examination of advocates' immunity.

A recent paper can be found here: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2644304

Linda Haller, 'Abuse of Process, Collateral Attack and Claims against Lawyers' (2015) 34(4) Civil Justice Quarterly 377 - 392. This article reports on how English courts have used their abuse of process powers since the House of Lords abolished advocates' immunity in 2000.

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Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer

Law

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

The University of Queensland

Master of Laws

The University of Queensland

Bachelor of Laws

Monash University

Bachelor of Arts

Monash University