Mr Andrew Walter

Assistant Secretary
Andrew Walter is the Assistant Secretary of the Civil Law Unit in the Australian Government Attorney General’s Department. The Civil Law Unit provides advice to Government on a wide range of legal policy issues, including: native title, human rights, privacy, freedom of information, bankruptcy, personal property securities, and private international law. A lawyer by training, Andrew joined the Department in 2002 and has worked in a variety of policy and strategy roles. Andrew is the Chair of the Council of General Affairs and Policy of the Hague Conference on Private International Law.