(1 July 2021 - 30 June 2024)
Dr Peden was admitted in 1994 and worked in academia before practising as a full time barrister in 2007.
Elisabeth was a Professor at the University of Sydney until March 2021 and is currently an examiner and lecturer for the Legal Practitioners Admissions Board in contract law and evidence. She is an examiner in the NSW Bar exams.
Elisabeth has a general commercial practice at the bar and continues to have an international reputation in contract, commercial law and evidence law. She has provided services overseas as an expert witness in Australian and NSW contract law.
She is the editor of the NSW Law Reports, the Commercial Law Quarterly and is on the editorial board of the Journal of Contract Law. She has been elected as a fellow of the Australian Academy of Law.