Simpsons Solicitors

UNSW Honourary Doctorate awarded to Shane Simpson

August 24th 2018

Congratulations to Shane Simpson AM, the founder of our firm, who has been awarded an honourary doctorate by the University of New South Wales.

The degree of Doctor of the University, honoris causa, has been awarded in recognition of his service to the community. The University Council has acknowledged him as one of Australia’s most highly regarded intellectual property and entertainment industry lawyers whom has written and lectured extensively.  Shane has also been commended for his work in giving young people the opportunity to complete an education and fostering a society that values the creative contribution of the arts guided by values of excellence, integrity, empowerment and accessibility.