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Latest News & Events

14Jul
News

BAR ROLL NO. 1144

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death on 22 June of Michael Anthony Adams QC.  Michael was 68 (born 10 March 1949).

29Jun
News

BAR ROLL NO: 1251 & 1763 

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death on Tuesday 27 June 2017 of Michael Scarfo. Michael was 66 (born 20 January 1951).

27Jun
News

Address by Christopher Winneke QC on Tuesday 27 June 201

19Jun
News

BAR ROLL NO: 634
It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death last Thursday 15 June 2017 of The Honourable Allan William McDonald AO, QC.  He was 80 (born 3 March 1937).

14Jun
News

The Governor in Council today appointed Douglas Andrew Trapnell QC a Judge of the County Court of Victoria.

13Jun
News

BAR ROLL NO. 540
It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death last Friday 9 June 2017 of John Barnard QC. John was 86 (born 8 November 1930).

13Jun
News

The Bar congratulates the following members of our Bar who received awards: Julian Paul McMahon AC, The Honourable Joseph Victor Kay AM and Brian James Bourke AM.

13Jun
News

The Victorian Bar, together with its Criminal Bar Association, condemns the unwarranted attack on the rule of law and independence of the judiciary by federal politicians, reported in this morning’s Australian newspaper.

6Jun
News

Farewell address by Jennifer Batrouney QC, President of the Victorian Bar on Tuesday 6 June 2017 in the County Court upon the retirement of his Honour Judge Graham Anderson.

2Jun
News

The Victorian Bar seeks an In-House and Governance Lawyer.

1Jun
News

The Profession will extend a Farewell to His Honour Judge Graham Richard Anderson on Tuesday 6 June 2017 at 4:30pm.

1Jun
News

The Victorian Bar congratulates Caroline Kenny QC on her appointment as President of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Australia.