Master of Laws - University of Sydney (1993-1994, 2002-2003)
Bachelor of Civil Law (First Class Honours) - Balliol College, University of Oxford (1995)
Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) - University of Sydney (1992)
Bachelor of Economics (Social Sciences) - University of Sydney (1990)
Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholarship to Oxford University (1994-1995)
Fulbright Scholarship to Harvard University (1993) (not taken up)
University of Sydney Prizes: Convocation Medal for academic excellence and outstanding contribution to University life; Nancy Gordon Smith Prize for Honours at Graduation (3rd in year); Tress Cox Maddox Scholarship in Law; Phillips Fox John L. Mant Scholarship in Law; Aaron Levine Prize in Criminal Law, 1st place in Corporations Law; Pitt Corbett Prizes.