• Professor of Law
Office:S613 Hartley Teakle building, St Lucia campus
Phone:+61 7 (336) 52446
Consultation:Mondays 3.15pm-4pm
Professor Anthony Cassimatis


Anthony Cassimatis is a Professor at the TC Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland. He holds the Degrees of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws (with First Class Honours) from the University of Queensland and Master of Law from the University of Cambridge. In 2004 he was awarded a PhD in law by the University of Queensland. His doctoral thesis, which examined human rights related trade measures under international law, was published by Martinus Nijhoff in 2007. Anthony teaches administrative law and public international law. He is the Director of the Centre for Public, International and Comparative Law at the University of Queensland and is the chairperson of the Australian Red Cross' International Humanitarian Law Committee for Queensland. Anthony is the author or co-author of 3 books and numerous articles and book chapters on public international law, administrative law and legal advocacy. He has been academic coordinator of teams representing the Law School in the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition over many years, including teams that have won the Australian regional rounds of the competition (2005, 2012 and 2014) and the Jessup Moot World Championship in Washington DC (2005 and 2014). Anthony was a Visiting Fellow at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law at Cambridge University in 2007.

Research Interests

  • Administrative Law
  • International Law
  • Public Law