Mr Grant Donaldson SC
Mr Donaldson graduated in Law at the University of Western Australia before being awarded a Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University. After further study in Law he returned to Western Australia where he was a partner of the firm that is now known as King and Wood Mallesons.
He was, as a barrister, appointed Senior Counsel in 2004 and Solicitor-General in 2012. He has been a Visiting Fellow at Law School at the University of Western Australia since 1990 and has taught courses in Unjust Enrichment and Restitution, Conflict of Laws, Constitutional Law, Contract and Property Law.
Mr Donaldson has served on many occasions as a member of the Western Australian and Australia at Large Selection Committees for award of the Rhodes Scholarship. He has served as Deputy President of the Equal Opportunity Tribunal (Western Australia), Deputy Chair of the Legal Practice Board of Western Australia and successively as a Council member, Vice President and President of the Western Australian Bar Association. He has been a member of the Ethics Committee of the Royal Perth Hospital.
He is a member of the Advisory Board of the Law School at the University of Western Australia and a member of the Advisory Board of the Law School at the University of Notre Dame Australia. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Law, a council member of the Australian Institute of Judicial Administration, a member of the board of the Constitutional Centre of Western Australia and a board member of the Australian Association of Constitutional Law. He is also a director of the Fremantle Football Club.