Justin Dowd recognised in Australia Day 2020 Honours List

On 26 January, Justin Dowd, Director of Watts McCray, became a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to family law and to professional associations.

The Order of Australia (AM) recognises Australians and other persons who have demonstrated outstanding service or exceptional achievement in a particular field.

Justin is very well known across the Family Law Industry and has a reputation for excellence in his work.

Throughout his career, Justin has chaired numerous boards, has been elected both Vice-President and President of multiple organisations, has repeatedly been acknowledged by his fellow peers as an outstanding lawyer and has received a considerable amount of awards for his services. He continues to excel in the field of Family Law.

Justin Dowd recognised in Australia Day 2020 Honours List

Justin is currently:

  • Director of Watts McCray Lawyers – a specialist family law firm with offices throughout NSW and the ACT
  • Director World Congress on the Rights of Children
  • Graduate of the Australian institute of Company
  • Chair Finance Committee Lawasia
  • Executive Council, Lawasia
  • Chair Finance Committee, Law Society
  • Chair family Law Committee, Law Society
  • Chair, Professional Conduct Committee, Law Society

He recently retired from being the Director of North West Disability Services and a member of Chair Governance Committee NWDS.

We would like to congratulate Justin for this incredible, and well deserved recognition!

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