Woman Scutt, Jocelynne Annette

Barrister, Feminist and Human rights activist

Written by Caitlin Stone, The University of Melbourne

Jocelynne Scutt was born in Perth in 1947. She studied law at the University of Western Australia and became one of Australia's most prominent feminist lawyers. In 1999, Scutt became Tasmania's first anti-discrimination commissioner, and later took up a judicial appointment in Fiji.

Published Resources

Newspaper Articles

  • Freeman, Jane, 'A Law unto Herself. Jocelynne Scutt: Barrister', The Sydney Morning Herald: Spectrum section, 25 April 1998, p. 3. Details

Online Resources