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|
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|
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