Hannah Robert is a lecturer in law at La Trobe University Law School. She writes about legal parentage, law and pregnancy, family law, feminism, colonial legal history and her own babies, both living and dead. Her book, Paved with Good Intentions: Terra Nullius, Aboriginal Land Rights and Settler-Colonial Law, was published by Halstead Press in 2016, and her writing has appeared in The Conversation, the Journal of Law and Medicine, the Australian Feminist Law Journal, Good Weekend, and edited collections.