Judges of the District Court

Note: For general enquiries, please contact the Queensland Court registries.

Click a name to view their profile on the Supreme Court Library Queensland website.

NameAppointmentPhone

Allen, QC, J

Judge
Appointed 17 December 2018

(07) 3738 7516
QCAT

Barlow, QC, K

Judge
Appointed 18 June 2019

(07) 3738 7506
Brisbane

Burnett AM, MJF

Judge
Appointed 3 November 2014

(07) 4938 4234
Rockhampton

Cash QC, G

Judge
Appointed 2 July 2018

(07) 5470 8128
Maroochydore

Chowdhury, MC

Judge
Appointed 13 May 2016

(07) 3884 7532
Beenleigh

Clare, SC, LJ

Judge
Appointed 2 April 2008

(07) 3738 7548
Brisbane

Coker, J

Judge
Appointed 8 March 2018

(07) 4781 8609
Townsville

Dearden, IF

Judge
Appointed 28 February 2005

(07) 3738 7522
Brisbane

Dick, SC, JM

Judge
Appointed 14 December 2000

(07) 3738 7554
Brisbane

Devereaux, SC, BG

Judge
Appointed 17 July 2009

(07) 3738 7560
Brisbane

Everson,WG

Judge
Appointed 2 April 2008

(07) 3738 7562
Brisbane

Fantin, T

Judge
Appointed 16 October 2017

(07) 4039 8908
Cairns

Farr, SC, BW

Judge
Appointed 8 August 2011

(07) 3738 7508
Brisbane

Gardiner, T

Judge and Chief Magistrate
Appointed 8 July 2019


Brisbane

Horneman-Wren, SC, AA

Judge
Appointed 29 October 2012

(07) 3470 7374
Ipswich

Jarro, N

Judge
Appointed 26 March 2018

(07) 3738 7518
Brisbane

Jones, RS

Judge
Appointed 19 February 2010

(07) 3738 7558
Brisbane

Kefford, NJ

Judge
Appointed 14 November 2016

(07) 3738 7556
Brisbane

Kent, QC, DR

Judge
Appointed 7 March 2016

(07) 5583 5986
Southport

Koppenol, GJ

Judge
Appointed 21 September 2007

(07) 3738 7534
Brisbane

Long, SC, GP

Judge
Appointed 13 May 2011

(07) 5470 8125
Maroochydore

Loury, QC, V

Judge
Appointed 17 December 2018

(07) 3738 7514
Brisbane

Lynch, QC, DR

Judge
Appointed 2 December 2016

(07) 3884 5388
Ipswich

Lynham, GP

Judge
Appointed 24 April 2017

(07) 4781 8610
Townsville

Morzone, QC, DP

Judge
Appointed 27 October 2014

(07) 4039 8909
Cairns

Moynihan, QC, AW

Judge
Appointed 25 June 2015

(07) 3738 7572
Brisbane

Muir, CM

Judge
Appointed 14 November 2016

(07) 5583 5982
Southport

McGill, SC, DJ

Judge
Appointed 9 September 1996

(07) 3738 7530
Brisbane

McGinness, KM

Judge
Appointed 17 July 2009

(07) 5583 5987
Southport

O'Brien, KJ

Chief Judge
Appointed 20 October 2014
Judge
Appointed 27 October 1989

(07) 3738 7576
Brisbane

Porter, QC, B Judge
Appointed 28 August 2017
(07) 3738 7574
Brisbane

Rackemann, ME

Judge
Appointed 12 January 2004

(07) 3738 7546
Brisbane

Rafter, SC, AJ

Judge
Appointed 15 December 2006

(07) 3738 7568
Brisbane

Reid, DS

Judge
Appointed 19 February 2010

(07) 3738 7526
Brisbane

Richards, D

Judge
Appointed 26 November 1998
President Childrens Court
17 December 2018

(07) 3738 7528
Brisbane

Rinaudo AM, R

Judge
Appointed 8 July 2014

(07) 3738 7520
Brisbane

Rosengren, J

Judge
Appointed 11 September 2017

(07) 3738 7536
Brisbane

Ryrie, JA

Judge
Appointed 28 February 2005

(07) 3738 7532
Brisbane

Sheridan, SC

Judge
Appointed 24 November 2014

(07) 3738 7524
Brisbane

Smith, PE

Judge Administrator
Appointed 24 October 2014
Judge
Appointed 8 March 2013

(07) 3738 7538
Brisbane

Williamson, QC, M

Judge
Appointed 19 March 2018


(07) 3738 7550
Brisbane