Born: 1 April 1969
Aboriginal or Torrest Stait Islander: YesSpecial Achievements:
First Aborigine to earn a doctorate from Harvard Law School in USA.
Professor of Law at Sydney University of Technology.
1993 - Won the Lionel Murphy Foundation Scholarship.
2002 - Co-recipient of the inaugural Neville Bonner National Teaching Award.
2004 - Deadly Award winner for literature.
2009 - Named National NAIDOC Person of the Year.
2011 - Named the New South Wales Australian of the year.
McLean, Greg. Native title date for Prof Larissa. Centralian Advocate. May 30, 2003: page unknown.