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6Jun

Family Law: Realities, Expectations and Hope

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: The Honourable John Pascoe AC CVO | Chief Justice of the Family Court (AUSTRALIA)

29Jan

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

 

Latest News & Events

23Jan
News

THE MAGISTRATES’ COURT OF VICTORIA

The Profession will extend a Farewell to Her Honour Magistrate Jillian Mary Crowe at a Ceremonial Sitting of The Magistrates’ Court of Victoria at the Ringwood Magistrates’ Court, 39 Ringwood Street, Ringwood in Courtroom 1 on Wednesday 31 January 2018 at 9:30 am.

All counsel who are able to do so are asked to attend. Counsel do not robe in the Magistrates’ Court. There will be a Morning Tea after the Ceremonial Sitting and the Court has asked that those attending RSVP to the Senior Registrar at Ringwood david.howard@courts.vic.gov.au.

 

22Jan
News

The Attorney-General, the Hon Martin Pakula MP, seeks expressions of interest from suitably qualified persons for appointment as a magistrate of the Magistrates’ Court of Victoria.

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.

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

The Australian Bar Association (ABA) congratulates Australia’s new Senior Counsel and Queen’s Counsel of 2017.

15Dec
News

Information regarding the opening of the legal year 2018.

15Dec
News

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