Trevor Riley (Chair)

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Trevor Riley has practiced law in the Northern Territory since 1974.

He was called to the Bar in 1985 and was appointed Queen's Counsel in 1989. He was appointed as a Judge of the Supreme Court in 1999 and as Chief Justice in 2010. He retired in July 2016 but remains an Additional Justice on the Court.

Among many other community involvements Mr Riley is a former president of the Northern Territory Bar Association and vice president of the Northern Territory Law Society.

He is a former chair of the Northern Territory Parole Board, a former director of the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education and he is the current chair of the AFLNT Tribunal Appeals Board.

Mr Riley is at present the deputy chair of St John Ambulance Australia (NT) Inc, a director of the Menzies School of Health Research, the co-chair of Bilata Indigenous Legal Pathways Program and the Patron of Neighbourhood Watch.