The Hon. (Jeff) Jeffrey William SHAW (1949 - 2010)**
- Date of Birth: 10/10/1949
- Place of Birth: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- Date of Death: 10/05/2010
- Place of Death: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Council||1 May 1990||3 May 1991||1yr(s) 3day(s)|
49th (1988 - 1991)
|Member of the NSW Legislative Council||25 May 1991||5 Mar 1999||7yr(s) 9mth(s) 9day(s)|
51st (1995 - 1999)
|Member of the NSW Legislative Council||27 Mar 1999||4 Jul 2000||1yr(s) 3mth(s) 8day(s)|
53rd (2003 - 2007)
|Attorney General and Minister for Industrial Relations||4 Apr 1995||28 Jun 2000||5yrs 2mths 25days|
|Minister for Fair Trading||30 Apr 1998||8 Apr 1999||11mth(s) 10day(s)|
Political Party Activity
Australian Labor Party (ALP). Joined the party in 1968.
Former member of Governing Council, Sydney College of Advanced Education.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Lawyer (barrister). Educated at Boronia Park and Chatswood Public (opportunity) Schools, Hunters Hill High School B.A., LL.B. University of Sydney; Templeton College Oxford University. 1 term - British Council Scholar). Articled clerk. Admitted to practise as a solicitor (W.C Taylor & Scott) in 1975 and as a barrister in 1976. Visiting Professor of Law, University of New South Wales UNSW), Adjunct Professor in Faculty of Economics at University of Sydney; Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS); Deputy Chairman at New South Wales Law Reform Commission; New South Wales Attorney General 1995-2000. Judge, Supreme Court of New South Wales 2003 - 2004; solicitor - consultant 2005. Part time lecturer in employment law (University of Sydney). Practised as a Queens Counsel in Higgins Chambers. Author of Industrial Relations Law publications. Recreational interests included book reviewing and music.
Hunters Hill High School Cadet Corps (Sergeant)
Queens Counsel (QC) in 1986
Son of William John Shaw and his wife Gladys May Shaw. Married Elizabeth Bryant on 21 December 1974 and they had 2 sons.
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