News & Events


29Jan

Details for the observances and events for the Opening of the Legal Year 

Monday 15 January 2018 in Geelong

20Dec

The Victorian Bar office will be closed from midday on Friday the 22nd of December and reopen on Monday the 8th of January, 2018

For any urgent matters please email: vicbar@vicbar.com.au

 

Latest News & Events

19Jan
News

The Victorian Bar is alarmed by recent political criticism of Victoria’s judiciary.

4Jan
News

BAR ROLL NOS: 1789 & 2950

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death early Tuesday morning 2 January 2018 of Richard Berian Phillips. Richard was 60 (born in England, 3 April 1957).

21Dec
News

Changes to the County Court Rules which will come into effect on 1 January 2018. These changes are similar to the changes made at the Supreme Court in November 2017.

19Dec
News

The Governor in Council today appointed The Honourable Justice Kim William Spencer Hargrave to be a Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

19Dec
News

The Governor in Council has today appointed Michelle Lesley Quigley QC and John Ross Champion S.C., Director of Public Prosecutions for Victoria, to be Judges of the Supreme Court of Victoria. 

18Dec
News

AUSTRALIAN BAR ASSOCIATION WELCOMES NEW SILKS

 

15Dec
News

Monday 15 January 2018 in Geelong

15Dec
News

The Governor-General in Council has appointed Caroline Kirton QC a Judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia

15Dec
News

The Governor-General in Council has appointed The Honourable Justice William Alstergren Deputy Chief Justice of the Family Court of Australia.

12Dec
News

Judge of the County Court

The Governor in Council today appointed Julie Condon QC a Judge of the County Court of Victoria.

The profession will extend a Welcome in the Ceremonial Courtroom, Court 3-3 of the County Court of Victoria, 250 William Street Melbourne on:

Tuesday 19 December 2017 at 9:15 am

All counsel who are able to do so are asked to attend, robed (without wigs).