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Associate Professor Bill Dixon

Faculty of Law,
Law School

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Name
Associate Professor Bill Dixon
Position(s)
Associate Professor
Faculty of Law,
Law School
Discipline *
Law
Phone
+61 7 3138 2449
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Doctor of Juridical Science (Queensland University of Technology), Doctor of Jusidical Science (Queensland University of Technology)

Keywords

Commercial & retail leasing, Contract law, Property law, Receivership

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Prior to joining the Faculty of Law, Bill was a senior associate at Corrs Chamber Westgarth. For over 16 years, Bill practised in the areas of property, small business and commercial transactions, securities and general banking and finance work.

In 2005 Bill completed his doctorate on the topic “An Examination of the Common Law Obligation of Good Faith in the Performance and Enforcement of Commercial Contracts in Australia”.

Bill has co-authored 11 books and authored 6 book chapters, 2 part-book chapters, 20 C1 journal articles (three co-authored), 80 scholarly articles (C2 and C3) as well as contributing to 72 loose-leaf updates.  Bill’s research has had national impact as evidenced by citations of his work by the High Court, the Queensland Court of Appeal and the Supreme Courts of New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Queensland as well as numerous  monograph, journal, Working Paper and legal encyclopaedia citations.

Bill has been the recipient of 4 awards for research and scholarship together with 5 teaching awards.

Bill is the ‘Conveyancing and Property Law’ Section Editor for the Queensland Lawyer, was previously a member of the Australian Property Law Committee of the Law Council of Australia (as the Queensland state representative nominated by the President of the Queensland Law Society) and the the Queensland Law Society’s Property Law Specialist Accreditation Advisory Committee. Research Interests

  • Property Law
  • Contract Law
  • Secured Lending Transactions and Enforcement Issues arising from these Transactions
This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Bill Dixon.

Teaching

Units Currently Taught

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Publications


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