(02) 9236 8653


Level 6, 169 Phillip Street
Sydney NSW 2000
DX 328

DR Juliet lucy


Administrative and Public Law


Family Provision and Succession

Workplace Disputes & Discrimination

Property & Trusts

Direct Briefing

Pro Bono

Personal Injury


PhD (University of Sydney) (in English Literature) (2001)

Bachelor of Arts (Honours, Class One) (University of Sydney) (1995)

Bachelor of Laws (Honours, Class One) (University of Sydney) (1994)

Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (College of Law) (2005)


NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal, Senior Member

(Since 2014)

recent cases


Juliet graduated with a First Class Honours degree in Law and English in 1994 and 1995, and was awarded a PhD in English in 2001.

Juliet was called to the bar in 2012. She has a general practice with a strong focus on public law. 

Juliet appears regularly in the District, Supreme and Federal Courts across a range of practice areas, including administrative law, insurance, commercial law,family provision and equity.

In addition to her work at the bar, Juliet is a Senior Member of the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal, assigned to the Appeal Panel and the Administrative and Equal Opportunity, Occupational and Consumer and Commercial Divisions of the Tribunal.

Prior to coming to the bar, Juliet was a senior solicitor at the NSW Crown Solicitor’s Office.  This has given her a good understanding of the practice of administrative and constitutional law and the issues affecting government agencies.  

Juliet has also worked as a legal academic, most recently teaching Contracts at Macquarie University.  She regularly gives papers on topics including procedural fairness, grounds of judicial review and family provision. 


Robinson, Mark, Juliet Lucy and John Fitzgerald, NCAT – Practice and Procedure, Lawbook Co, 2015. 

Lucy, Juliet. Water Regulation: The Laws of Australia.Thomsons, 2008.

Robinson SC, Mark and Juliet Lucy. “Fact-finding in the Twenty-First Century and Beyond,” (2018) 93 AIAL Forum 46.

Lucy, Juliet. “Merits Review and the Twenty-First Century Tribunal,” (2017) 24 AJ Admin L 121. 

Lucy, Juliet. “Judicial Review of Administrative Action, Procedural Fairness,” “Error of Law and Want of Jurisdiction” and “Failure to Exercise Discretion” in Mark Robinson SC (ed), Judicial Review - The Laws of Australia, Thomson Reuters, 2014.


Nigam v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection [2017] FCAFC 127 (not led)

Selia v Commonwealth of Australia [2017] FCA 7 (led by Mark Robinson SC)

Tanev v Tanevski [2017] NSWSC 1301 (not led)

Mitar v Mitar [2017] NSWSC 647 (not led)

Australian Bushman's Campdraft and Rodeo Association Ltd v Gajkowski [2017] NSWWCCPD 54 (not led)

Woollahra Municipal Council v Minister for Local Government [2016] NSWLEC 44

Minister for Immigration Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship v Singh [2014] FCAFC 1 (not led)

Buckman v The Queen [2013] NSWCCA 258 (led by Chrissa Loukas SC)