Administrative, Public & Constitutional
Commissions of Enquiry
Planning & Environment
Juliet was a senior solicitor in the Administrative Law Practice Group at the NSW Crown Solicitor’s Office from 2008 to 2012. Prior to that, she was employed as a solicitor at Clayton Utz (Brisbane), as a principal legal officer in a government department and as an academic.
Experience at the Bar:
Juliet appears regularly in the District, Supreme and Federal Courts across a range of practice areas, including administrative law, family provision, commercial law and equity.
In addition to her work at the bar, Juliet is a Senior Member of the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal, assigned to the Administrative and Equal Opportunity, Occupational and Consumer and Commercial Divisions of the Tribunal, and to the Appeal Panel.
Juliet graduated from the University of Sydney in 1995 with first class Honours degrees in Arts and Law. In 2001, Juliet was awarded a PhD in English from the University of Sydney.
NSW Bar Association
Australian Institute of Administrative Law
Robinson, Mark, Juliet Lucy and John Fitzgerald, NCAT – Practice and Procedure, Lawbook Co, 2015.
Lucy, Juliet. Water Regulation: The Laws of Australia. Thomsons, 2008.
Cummins, Juliet and David Burchell, eds. Science, Literature and Rhetoric in Early Modern England. Ashgate Publishing, 2007.
Cummins, Juliet, ed. Milton and the Ends of Time. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. 264p (including author of Introduction and chapter).
Journal Articles and Book Chapters
Lucy, Juliet. “Merits Review and the Twenty-First Century Tribunal”, (2017) 24 AJ Admin L 121.
Lucy, Juliet. “Judicial Review of Administrative Action, Procedural Fairness,” “Error of Law and Want of Jurisdiction” and “Failure to Exercise Discretion” in Mark Robinson SC (ed), Judicial Review – The Laws of Australia, Thomson Reuters, 2014.
Lucy, Juliet. “Case Note: Re JS  NSWSC 302,” (2014) 8 Elder Law Review.
Lucy, Juliet. “The Demise of the Guardianship Tribunal and the Rise of the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal,” (2013) 7 Elder Law Review.
Lucy, Juliet. “Australian Privacy Legislation: An Overview.” Precedent 108 (2012): 4-9.
Cummins, Juliet Lucy. “Relationship Debt for the Aged: Welfare vs Commerce in the Law of Guarantees.” Alternative Law Journal 27:2 (2002): 63-67.
(Updating author), “Error of Law and Want of Jurisdiction” and “Failure to Exercise Discretion,” The Laws of Australia, Thomson Reuters, 2014.
“Water Licences.” Practical Forms and Precedents. Thomson Reuters, 2012.
(Updating author), “Water,” The Laws of Australia, Thomson Reuters, 2008.
(Updating author), “Judicial Review of Administrative Action, Procedural Fairness,” The Laws of Australia, Thomson Reuters, 2006, 2010 and 2014.
Privacy commentary in New South Wales Administrative Law, Thomson Reuters (October 2004 and quarterly updates to present).
(Updating author), “Complaints to the Commonwealth Privacy Commissioner,” The Lawyers Practice Manual, Thomsons, 2004.