Peg Carr

Admission to the NSW Bar: February 1999

Admission to the Supreme Court of NSW: October 1998

Admission to the High Court: February 2010

Education and Qualifications:

Bachelor of Arts: Sydney University

Diploma in Education: Sydney University

Diploma in Law: L.P.A.B. Sydney University

Diploma in Legal Practice: College of Law

Career History:

1999 to 2015:

Continual practice as a Barrister-at-Law, initially at Frederick Jordan Chambers and then at Edmund Barton Chambers;

1998 – 1999:

Employed by Crown Solicitors Office;

1982 to 1999:

Teacher of senior English and Legal Studies, employed by NSW Department of Education.


Associate Member of the Queensland Bar Association:
Member of Law Council

Areas of Practice:

16 years continual experience at the Bar, principally in all matters under the Family Law Act, including property (for both married and de facto couples), parenting, Child Support Departure Applications, and Hague Convention Applications.

Family Provision applications