• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE5895

Renaud, Margaret

  • Occupation Barrister, Judge, Lawyer, Lecturer


Margaret Renaud was a Judge of the Family Court of Australia. She was granted Life Membership of the Women Lawyers’ Association of New South Wales. Margaret retired as a Family Court Judge in 1998. After an Arts degree, she was a university tutor. Margaret completed the Barristers Admission Board Course as a single mother and was admitted to the NSW Bar in 1974. She became a Crown Prosecutor before being appointed to the Bench of the Family Court in 1983. Following retirement she lectured in Practical Legal Training at Newcastle University and was a mediator with the Community Justice Centres.

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