OSBORNE, Robert Alexander

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Postion & Titles:
Judge of: High Court, Christchurch Associate Judge since January 2009
Specializations and Professional Interests: Legal education, former Crown prosecutor
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Associate Judge Osborne has distributed a memorandum on how Associate Judge Courts are to be conducted in the South Island (excluding Blenheim) in the forseeable future. This can be viewed at http://www.courtsofnz.govt.nz/from/announcements/announcements/Judge-Osborne-Memorandum-24032011.pdf.

Background / Education: LLB (Hons) and LLM,Canterbury University 1976

Rob Osborne was employed by the firm of Young Hunter and Co as a solicitor from 1976 and with Duncan Cotterill in 1978.

Rob Osborne became Crown Counsel (and later Senior Crown Counsel) with the Hong Kong Government from 1980-1985.

In 1986 Associate Justice Osborne returned to the firm of Duncan Cotterill as a partner and became a barrister sole from April 2007

Degrees: University of Canterbury, LLB (Hons) 1972
Admitted to the Bar: 1976
Company Involvements:
OSBORNE, Robert Alexander  DUNCAN COTTERILL SERVICES LIMITED (338237) – Ceased Director  Ceased Director Resigned 30 May 2008  3a Nairarade Terrace, Christchurch
OSBORNE, Robert Alexander DUNCAN COTTERILL NO 2 LIMITED (394204) – Ceased Director Ceased Director Resigned 30 May 2008 3a Nairarade Terrace, Christchurch
OSBORNE, Robert Alexander DUNCAN COTTERILL NO 1 LIMITED (378806) – Ceased Director Ceased Director Resigned 30 May 2008 3a Nairarade Tce, Christchurch
OSBORNE, Robert Alexander TAYPIER FORESTRY NO 2 LIMITED (555383) – Ceased Director Ceased Director Resigned 16 Jul 1996 31a Wairarapa Terrace, Christchurch
OSBORNE, Robert Alexander TAYPIER FORESTRY NO 2 LIMITED (555383) – Shareholder  Shareholder 8% (Individually Held)  P O Box 5, Christchurch
OSBORNE, Robert Alexander DUNCAN COTTERILL SOLICITORS NOMINEE COMPANY LIMITED (133852) – Ceased Director

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Born: 1956 Sex: Male
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