Civil & Human Rights
Inquiries & Statutory Tribunals
Migration & Refugee Law
Dr. Stephen Tully joined the NSW Bar in 2014. He has a broad public and private law practice.
Dr. Tully was previously a solicitor with the Migration and Refugee Tribunal, a Commonwealth tribunal practising administrative and immigration law.
He became an Accredited Specialist in Government and Administrative Law in 2011.
Stephen is a member of the General Criminal Law Panel for the New South Wales Legal Aid Commission (appointed without conditions 2016) and the Junior Counsel Panel for the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (appointed 2017).
Doctor of Philosophy (London School of Economics)
Master of Laws (Kings College London)
Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws (University of New South Wales)
Dr. Tully is the section editor on Immigration and International Aspects for the Australian Journal of Administrative Law.
"Challenging awards before national courts for a denial of natural justice: lessons from Australia" (2016) Arbitration International, 0, 1-22
Citizen Deleted (2015) 33 AYBIL 131-62
Letter to JSCOT re: extradition arrangements (March 2016)
Free Trade Agreements With The United States: 8 Lessons For Prospective Parties From Australia’s Experience (2016) 5 Br. J. Am. Leg. Studies 395-418
Fast track decision-making by the Immigration Assessment Authority: the State of Play, Legalwise Administrative Law Seminar, 2017
Presentation on International Criminal Law & Practice for ADLA Conference 2018
Other publications include regular casenotes for Administrative Law Decisions and the Australian Law Reports.
Communication to the UN Human Rights Committee for an NGO on behalf of 24 unaccompanied children transferred from Australia to Nauru (January 2016)