Dr Gregor Urbas

BA (Hons I), LLB (Hons I), PhD (ANU), Barrister (ACT Supreme Court and High Court of Australia)
Adjunct Associate Professor of Law
ANU College of Law
T: (02) 6125 3867

Areas of expertise

  • Police Administration, Procedures And Practice 160205
  • Criminal Law And Procedure 180110
  • Intellectual Property Law 180115
  • Law And Legal Studies Not Elsewhere Classified 189999

Research interests

Criminal law and procedure, criminal appeals, cybercrime, evidence, DNA identification, intellectual property enforcement


Former teaching positions as Lecturer / Senior Lecturer at the ANU College of Law and as Associate Professor of Law at the University of Canberra. Visiting positions at Chuo University (Japan), European University Institute (Italy), Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society (Netherlands), International Cybercrime Research Center (Canada) and University of New Hampshire (United States). Former research positions in law and criminology at the Australian Institute of Criminology, IP Australia and the Law Council of Australia; in symbolic logic at University of Konstanz (Germany), Centre for Information Science Research (ANU), Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (Spain); Visiting Fellowships at National University of Singapore, Chuo University (Japan), Max Planck Institute for Foreign and Comparative Criminal Law (Germany); Universidad de Sao Paulo (Brazil), Sofia University (Bulgaria), Jagiellonian University (Poland).

Researcher's projects

Current ARC Discovery Project (with Tom Faunce and Lesley Ann Skillen): Detecting Fraud and Anti-Competitive Behaviour in the Australian Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Industries


Projects and Grants

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