Greg Hanson

Policy Committee Member
Policy Committee

Greg Hanson is a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist in immigration law with over 14 years of professional experience practising in refugee/protection and general immigration law. Prior to joining Victorian Legal Aid in 2019 he was employed by Refugee Legal as a Senior Lawyer / Senior Policy Officer for 6 years, and before that he was a senior lawyer at the Migration Review Tribunal - Refugee Review Tribunal and Department of Immigration. In 2016-17 he undertook a 12 month deployment with UNHCR to East Africa where he worked in a refugee status determination role deciding sensitive and legally complex caseloads. Greg is also the lead author and editor of the Refugee Legal: Digest, a legal subscription service providing essential updates in refugee and immigration case law and legislation, with news and analysis on significant policy developments.