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Robert McClelland

Robert McClelland, Australian government official.

Background

  • McClelland, Robert was born on January 26, 1958 in Sydney. Son of Doug McClelland.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University New South Wales, Australia. Bachelor of Laws, University New South Wales, Australia. Master of Laws, University Sydney.

    Career

    • Associate to the Honorary Justice Philip Evatt Federal Court of Australia, 1980—1982. Solicitor Turner Freeman Solicitors, Sydney, partner, 1988—1996. Member of Parliament, Barton constituency Australian House of Representatives, since 1996, shadow minister, 1998—2007.

      Attorney general Government of Australia, since 2007.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Personality

    Interests

    Rugby.

    Connections

    • Married; 4 children.
    • father: Doug McClelland McClelland
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    Born January 26, 1958
    (age 58)
    • 1980 - 1982
      Associate, to the Honorary Justice Philip Evatt Federal Court of Australia
    • 1988 - 1996
      solicitor Turner Freeman Solicitors
      Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • 1996
      Member, of Parliament
    • 1998 - 2007
      Member, of Parliament
    • 2007
      attorney, general Government of Australia