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Attorney-General Michaelia Cash, Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care Services and Minister for Sport, Richard Colbeck, Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries Jonno Duniam and Senators for Tasmania, Eric Abetz, Wendy Askew and Claire Chandler are pleased to announce that Mr Shaun McElwaine SC has been appointed as a judge of the Federal Court of Australia and will commence on 24 January 2022.
Attorney-General Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash, and Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja, are pleased to announce Mr Gavin Mansfield has been appointed as a judge of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia.
I am pleased to announce the appointment of eleven new members to the Family Law Council. The Family Law Council is an independent body of experts that will provide valued advice to myself, as Attorney-General, on family law matters.