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19Oct
News

The Governor-General in Council has appointed His Honour Chief Judge John Henry Pascoe AC, CVO Chief Justice of the Family Court of Australia; and Edvard William Alstergren QC Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and a Judge of the Family Court of Australia – each effective 13 October 2017.

13Oct
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This week's issue of 'In Brief' is now available and can be downloaded here

12Oct
News

Read the latest news from the Law Council of Australia in the fortnightly Law Council Update.

11Oct
News

The Governor-General in Council has appointed His Honour Chief Judge John Henry Pascoe AC, CVO Chief Justice of the Family Court of Australia; and Edvard William Alstergren QC Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and a Judge of the Family Court of Australia – each effective 13 October 2017.

Welcome details will be advised as soon as they are known.

11Oct
News

The latest edition of the Victoria Legal Aid Brief can be read here.

10Oct
News

BAR ROLL NO: 1669

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death, believed to have been last Monday 2 October 2017, of Peter John Davis. Peter was just short of his 63rd birthday (born 16 October 1954).

10Oct
News

County Court of Victoria

The Profession will extend a Farewell to Her Honour Judge Carolyn Dianne Douglas at a ceremonial sitting of the County Court of Victoria in Court 3-3 of the County Court, 250 William Street Melbourne on Friday 13 October 2017 at 4:00 pm.

6Oct
News

This week's issue of 'In Brief' is now available and can be downloaded here

3Oct
News

Family Court of Australia

There will be a ceremonial sitting of the Family Court of Australia to mark the retirement of the Honourable Chief Justice Diana Bryant AO in Court Room 8A on Level 8 of the Owen Dixon Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 305 William Street, Melbourne on Friday 6 October 2017 at 4:30 pm.

3Oct
News

Magistrates’ Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council, on Tuesday 19 September 2017, appointed Frances Margaret Medina and Rodney Andrew Higgins as Magistrates.