Part I: Introducing the Solicitor-General -- 1. The Solicitor-General and the Constitution -- 2. The law officers: an historical and comparative introduction -- Part II: The Australian Solicitor-General -- 3. The evolution of an Australian Solicitor-General -- 4. Counsel for the Crown -- 5. The Solicitor-General as adviser -- 6. The Solicitor-General as advocate -- 7. Independence -- 8. Conclusions -- Appendix A. Qualitative research design -- Appendix B. Interview participants -- Appendix C. List of officeholders
Based on author's thesis (doctoral - University of Adelaide, Law School, 2012) issued under title: The constitutional role of the Solicitor-General : an historical, legal and lived portrait.
Includes tables, bibliographical references and index