Dr Leon   Terrill
Senior Lecturer

Dr Leon Terrill

BA, LLB (Hons) (Melb)

PhD (UNSW)

Law & Justice
Sch of Private&Commercial Law

Dr Leon Terrill is a senior lecturer in the UNSW Faculty of Law. He previously worked as a senior lawyer with the Central Land Council and has been a Research Director at the Indigenous Law Centre and General Editor of the Australian Indigenous Law Review. He teaches Principles of Private Law, Land Law and Native Title Law, Policy and Practice. For more information please see his Faculty profile.

Phone
+61 2 9065 1395
Location
Room 339 The Law Building University of New South Wales UNSW Kensington Campus Sydney NSW 2052 Australia (Access via Gate 2 off High Street)

Publications

  • Books | 2021
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Edgeworth B; Terrill L, 2021, Sackville and Neave: Australian Property Law, 11th ed, LexisNexis, Sydney, 2021, LexisNexis, Sydney, Australia
    Books | 2020
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Edgeworth B; Rossiter C; O'Connor P; GODWIN A; Terrill L, 2020, SACKVILLE & NEAVE AUSTRALIAN PROPERTY LAW, 11TH EDITION., https://store.lexisnexis.com.au/products/sackville-neave-australian-property-law-11th-edition-skusackville_and_neave_australian_property_law_11th_edition
    Book Chapters | 2017
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2017, 'Change from the Ground Up: The Intervention and Aboriginal Land Reform', in Baehr E; Schmidt-Haberkamp B (ed.), 'and There'll Be NO Dancing' Perspectives on Policies Impacting Indigenous Australia Since 2007, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 128 - 144, http://www.cambridgescholars.com/and-therell-be-no-dancing
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2016, 'Neoliberal rhetoric and guardian state outcomes in Aboriginal land reform', in Sanders W (ed.), Engaging Indigenous Economy: Debating Diverse Approaches, ANU Press, Canberra, pp. 193 - 203, https://press.anu.edu.au/publications/series/centre-aboriginal-economic-policy-research-caepr/engaging-indigenous-economy
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2015, 'Hernando de Soto and Empowerment through Land Tenure Reform'', in Brennan S; Davis M; Terrill L; Edgeworth B (ed.), Native Title from Mabo to Akiba: A Vehicle for Change and Empowerment?, Federation Press, Sydney, pp. 213 - 228
    Edited Books | 2015
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Brennan S; Davis MJ; Edgeworth B; Terrill L, (eds.), 2015, Native Title from Mabo to Akiba: A Vehicle for Change and Empowerment
    Book Chapters | 2015
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Brennan S; Davis M; Edgeworth B; Terrill L, 2015, 'The Idea of Native Title as a Vehicle for Change and Empowerment', in Brennan S; Davis M; Edgeworth B; Terrill L (ed.), Native Title from Mabo to Akiba A Vehicle for Change and Empowerment?, pp. 2 - 13
    Books | 2015
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill L, 2015, Beyond Communal and Individual Ownership Indigenous Land Reform in Australia, Routledge
  • Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill L; Boutilier S, 2019, 'Indigenous land tenure reform, self-determination, and economic development: comparing Canada and Australia', University of Western Australia Law Review, vol. 45, pp. 34 - 70, http://www.law.uwa.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/3409729/2.-Indigenous-Land-Tenure-Reform.pdf
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Sherry C; Terrill L; Laurens J, 2018, '(Re)introducing a Closed Book Exam in Law', Legal Education Review, vol. 28, pp. 1 - 27, https://ler.scholasticahq.com/article/6366-re-introducing-a-closed-book-exam-in-law
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill L, 2017, 'Township Leases and Economic Development in Northern Territory Aboriginal Communities', Monash University Law Review, vol. 43, pp. 463 - 491, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2993903
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2017, 'Two New Township Leases on Aboriginal Land in the Northern Territory', Australian Law Journal, vol. 91, pp. 370 - 374, http://sites.thomsonreuters.com.au/journals/2017/05/08/australian-law-journal-update-vol-91-pt-5-aljs-90th-anniversary-special-issue/
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2015, 'Converting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land in Queensland into Ordinary Freehold', The Sydney Law Review, vol. 37, pp. 519 - 519
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2015, 'The language we use to debate Aboriginal land reform in Australia', Australian Indigenous Law Review, vol. 18, pp. 24 - 43
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2013, 'What price to pay? Home ownership on Aboriginal Land in the Northern Territory', Indigenous Law Bulletin, vol. 8, pp. 12 - 16
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill L, 2011, 'Five years on: Confusion, illusion and township leasing on Aboriginal land', Property Law Review, vol. 1, pp. 160 - 178, http://legalonline.thomson.com.au/jour/resultDetailed.jsp?curRequestedHref=journals/PROPLREV&contentSourceHref=journals/PROPLREV/volumes/1/parts/3/articles/160/fulltext&tocType=fullText&hitListPageCon
    Journal articles | 2010
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2010, 'Indigenous Land Reform: An Economic or Bureaucratic Reform?', Indigenous Law Bulletin, vol. 7
    Journal articles | 2009
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2009, 'The Days of the Failed Collective: Communal Ownership, Individual Ownership and Township Leasing in Aboriginal communities in the Northern Territory', University of New South Wales Law Journal
  • Reports | 2012
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2012, Submission number 269 to Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs, Inquiry into the Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory Bill 2011 and two related bills, Australia
  • Theses / Dissertations | 2013
    Dr Leon Terrill
    Terrill LM, 2013, Beyond communal and individual ownership: demystifying Aboriginal land reform in the Northern Territory, University of New South Wales, UNSW

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