Ms Francine Feld

Ms Francine Feld

Senior Lecturer,
School of Law

Senior Lecturer,
School of Law


Francine Feld’s main expertise is in the law of evidence and criminal procedure. She is also interested in, and has taught, criminal law, legal theory, comparative law and legal ethics (with a particular interest in the ethics of advocacy). For eight years, she served as an academic member of the Professional Conduct Committee of the Bar Association of New South Wales.

Prior to joining the Law School, she held various positions, including as a lecturer (University of Wollongong), a member of the public service (Attorney General’s Department – Local Courts Administration), and as an associate to a judge of the Federal Court of Australia and the then Industrial Relations Court of Australia. 

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  • LLB University of Sydney
  • BA University of Sydney

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Society of Legal Philosophy (2000 - 2016)

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • School of Law
  • School of Law


Phone: (02) 4620 3660
(02) 4620 3660
Location: 22.1.68

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Previous Teaching Areas

  • 200015 Criminal Procedure and Evidence, 2016



  • Hemming, A., Feld, F. and Anthony, T. (2019), 'Criminal Procedure in Australia', : LexisNexis Butterworths 9780409350111.
  • Feld, F., Hemming, A. and Anthony, T. (2015), 'Criminal Procedure in Australia', : LexisNexis Butterworths 9780409325751.
  • Feld, F., Alexander, T. and Bagaric, M. (2015), 'Uniform Evidence Law: Principles and Practice', : CCH Australia 9781925215915.
  • Faris, P., Bagaric, M., Feld, F. and Johnson, B. (2011), 'Uniform Evidence Law: Principles and Practice', : CCH Australia Ltd 9781921873294.
  • Hayes, R. and Feld, F. (2007), 'Advocacy Training Kit', : Uws Law Students' Association 9780980333602.

Journal Articles

  • Feld, F. (2017), 'Choice of Court : summary trial or trial on indictment', Precedent, vol 142 , pp 36 - 41.
  • Feld, F. and Hayes, R. (2009), 'Hindering Police, Failing to Stop, and the Act - Omission Distinction', The Flinders Journal of Law Reform, vol 11 , pp 263 - 292.
  • Hayes, R. and Feld, F. (2009), 'Is the test for extended common purpose over-extended?', University of New England Law Journal, vol 4, no 2 , pp 17 - 32.
  • Bem, D., Feld, F., Huebner, E. and Bem, O. (2008), 'Computer forensics - past, present and future', Journal of Information Science and Technology, vol 5, no 3 , pp 43 - 49.
  • Feld, F. (2002), 'Tampa Case: seeking refuge in domestic law', Australian Journal of Human Rights, vol 8, no 1 , pp 157 - 178.

Conference Papers

  • Feld, F. and Brogan, M. (2004), 'Enquiry-based learning and the marginalisation of theoretical issues in legal education', Learning based on the process of enquiry, Manchester.

Other Publications

  • 2007, 'Submission to the Commonwealth Treasury: Review of Sanctions in Corporate Law: Consultation Paper', Report

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