Greg Hanson

Member and Refugee and Asylum Seeker Working Group Chair
Policy Committee
Media Contact

Greg Hanson has over 18 years of professional experience practising in refugee/protection and general immigration law. He is a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist in immigration law and a member of the Law Institute of Victoria’s Immigration Law Advisory Committee. Previously, he has been employed by Refugee Legal as a Senior Lawyer / Senior Policy Officer, and 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 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.