Educated at Otago University (NZ), Jim Corkery has held leadership roles at the University of Adelaide Law School and at Bond Law School. He has also been consultant to leading Australian law firms.
Professor Corkery specialises in corporate law, corporate social responsibility, sports law and taxation law. He is an award-winning lecturer and has written many books and articles, the most recent being Corporate Social Responsibility: the Good Corporation (with Mikalsen and Allan, 2015) and Companies Law (2017). He is founder and General Editor of the Revenue Law Journal, the Corporate Governance eJournal, the Owen Dixon Society eJournal and the Sports Law eJournal.
He is also Co-Director of the Commercial Law Research Centre, Bond University