Professor and Deputy Dean 

Bachelor of Arts [Honours] - Sydney University Bachelor of Laws [Honours] - Sydney
University Master of Laws - Sydney University Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice -
University of Technology, Sydney 

Professor Patrick Keyzer joined Bond University in 2006 after previous work as a
solicitor, barrister, academic, consultant and Executive Associate to the Chief Justice
of Australia. Keyzer is a constitutional lawyer who represents clients in the High Court
of Australia and in the Supreme Courts of New South Wales, the Northern Territory,
Queensland and Vanuatu. Keyzer has written a number of texts on constitutional law, and
has a particular research interest in the topic of access to justice. Keyzer has
completed grant-funded research for the Australian Research Council, the Criminology
Research Council and the Queensland Attorney-General's LPITAF Fund. 

Research interests & research expertise Along with scholars from Monash, UTS and
several overseas institutions, Keyzer recently won ARC funding for 2008-2010 to advance
his research interest in the preventive detention of dangerous offenders. During 2008
Keyzer will work on this project and also a LPITAF-funded project to develop and evaluate
a free legal advice service for ageing carers of people with intellectual disability. 

Articles

Legal risk management and injury in the fitness industry: The outcomes of focus group research and a national survey of fitness professionals (with Ian R. Coyle, Joachim Dietrich, Kevin Norton, Betul Sekendiz, Veronica Jones, and Caroline Finch), Journal of Law and Medicine (2014)
 

Train the trainers: Maintaining standards to minimise injuries and avoiding legal liability in the fitness industry (with Joachim Dietrich, Ian R. Coyle, Kevin Norton, Betul Sekendiz, Veronica Jones, and Caroline Finch), Australian and New Zealand Sports Law Journal (2014)
 

The courts and social media: What do judges and court workers think? (with Jane Johnston, Mark Pearson, Sharon Rodrick, and Anne Wallace), Judicial Officers' Bulletin (2013)
 

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The preventive detention of 'dangerous' sex offenders in Australia: Perspectives at the coalface (with Bernadette McSherry), International Journal of Criminology and Sociology (2013)
 

Books

Public Sentinels: A Comparative Study of Australian Solicitors-General (with Gabrielle Appleby and John M. Williams), Public Sentinels: A Comparative Study of Australian Solicitors-General (2014)
 

Principles of Australian Constitutional Law, Principles of Australian Constitutional Law (2013)
 

Preventive Detention: Asking the Fundamental Questions, Preventive Detention: Asking the Fundamental Questions (2013)
 

Discover: A Resource for People Planning for the Future. A DisabilityCare Australia, the National Disability Insurance Scheme Help Guide (with Gail Casey and Veronica Jones), Discover: A Resource for People Planning for the Future. A DisabilityCare Australia, the National Disability Insurance Scheme Help Guide (2013)
 

Hanks Australian Constitutional Law: Materials and Commentary (with Jennifer Clarke and James Stellios), Hanks Australian Constitutional Law: Materials and Commentary (2013)
 

Contributions to Books

'Visions of a distant millennium'? The effectiveness of the UN Human Rights Petition System (with Darren O'Donovan), Access to International Justice (2015)
 

Preventive detention: Asking the fundamental questions, Preventive Detention: Asking the Fundamental Questions (2013)
 

The rehabilitation of preventive detention (with Brendan Gogharty and Benedict Bartl), Preventive Detention: Asking the Fundamental Questions (2013)
 

Who should speak for the courts and how? The courts and media today, The Courts and the Media: Challenges in the Era of Digital and Social Media (2012)
 

Monographs

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Juries and Social Media: A Report Prepared for the Victorian Department of Justice (with Jane Johnston, Geoffry Holland, Mark L. Pearson, Sharon Rodrick, and Anne Wallace), Juries and Social Media: A Report Prepared for the Victorian Department of Justice (2013)
 

Legal Problem Solving: A Guide for Law Students (with Susan Carr-Greg, Penny Crofts, Pamela Stewart, and Richard Scruby) (2003)
 

Data

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Submission in Response to the Safer Streets Crime Action Plan – Youth Justice 2013 (with Jodie O'Leary, Bruce Watt, and Suzie O'Toole), Law Faculty Publications (2013)
 

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Open Society Justice Initiative Partnership (with Darren O'Donovan), Research Week Posters (2012)
 

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Social Media and the Courts - The Balance Between Open Justice and the Administration of Justice (with Jane Johnston, Mark Pearson, Sharon Rodrick, and Anne Wallace), Research Week Posters (2012)