AELA’s Board of Management

Mish head shot_June 2012 Dr Michelle Maloney (BA/LLB (Hons) PhD)
Michelle is an environmental lawyer and activist, and is Co-Founder and National Convenor of the Australian Earth Laws Alliance. To see Michelle’s profile and publications please click here
   Phoebe Bishop (BSC/LLB) 

 Phoebe holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Science (Geography) from the University of Queensland. She has several years’ experience working in private legal practice, giving advice relating to environmental law, town planning, infrastructure and government law.  Phoebe is originally from Brisbane but is currently living and working in Berlin.

 PHOTO BENNA Benedict Coyne, Brisbane, Australia

Benedict is a Senior Associate human rights lawyer at boutique Brisbane law firm, Anderson Fredericks Turner. He is currently serving as President of Australian Lawyers for Human Rights (ALHR) and was previously the ALHR Queensland Co-Convenor for over three years and Chair of the national ALHR Human Rights Act Subcommittee. Benedict studied law at Southern Cross University and has a Masters in International Human Rights Law from the University of Oxford.

photo jules  Jules Livingstone, Sydney, Australia

Jules completed a BA/LLB at UNSW and worked abroad for fifteen years before returning to study a Research Masters of Environment at ANU, focussing on resilience as a strategy and policy driver for climate change adaptation.  Passionate about education, he is now completing a Masters of Education (Social Ecology) at UWS.  He works as a strategic consultant specialising in climate change adaptation and education for sustainability.