Bill Madden

Areas of expertise

Academic Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) (Macquarie)

Bachelor of Law (Hons) (Macquarie)

Professional Organisation

Slater & Gordon Lawyers Professional Profile

Bill Madden

BA (Hons), LLB (Hons), Acc Spec (Pers. Inj)

Bill is the National Practice Group Leader, Medical Law at Slater & Gordon Lawyers and teaches at the University of Western Sydney, the University of Melbourne and the Queensland University of Technology.

He is on the editorial board member for the LexisNexis publications Australian Health Law Bulletin and Australian Civil Liability, and is a co-author of the book Australian Medical Liability published by LexisNexis.

He is also a member of the Australian Association of Bioethics & Health Law.

Bill was Admitted to the Supreme Court of NSW in 1981, and qualified as a Public Notary NSW in 1989 and Accredited Specialist NSW in 1993.

Publications and Editorial Contacts

Australian Civil Liability, Newsletter - contact: Newsletters

Australian Health Law Bulletin, Newsletter - contact: Newsletters

Australian Medical Liability, Contact: Practitioner Texts

Professional Contact

Tel: +61 2 8267 0600

Awards & Recognition

  • Adjunct Fellow, University of Western Sydney
  • Senior Fellow, Melbourne Law Masters, University of Melbourne
  • Adjunct Professor, Queensland University of Technology

Speaking Engagements

Recent speaking engagements include:

  • Medical Indemnity Industry Association annual forum 2012 Melbourne
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association Scientific Meeting 2012 Sydney
  • Australian Lawyers Alliance Medical Law Conference 2012 Sydney
  • College of Law Accredited Specialists Conference 2012 Terrigal


Australian Association of Bioethics & Health Law