Geoffrey Winters is a proud Kamilaroi man who’s family is from Walgett in north-west New South Wales.
He is currently a director and lawyer at Chalk and Behrendt, Lawyers and Consultants in Sydney where he practices in the areas of Aboriginal land rights, native title, administrative and government law. He was previously the judicial associate to the Hon. Justice Basten of the Court of Appeal of New South Wales and the Hon Justice Wright of the Supreme Court of New South Wales.
In addition, Geoffrey is a member of the Board of the New South Wales Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network and in 2017 was awarded the Sister Allison Bush Medal for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander achievement by the University of Sydney.