Appointment - The Hon Justice Forrest


Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council today appointed The Honourable Justice Terence Michael Forrest a Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

Justice Forrest has served as a Judge of the Court for just short of 9 years since 13 October 2009. His Honour had been assigned to the Common Law Division of the Court; and had sat as an Acting Judge of Appeal and frequently sat in the Criminal jurisdiction of the Court.

Before appointment to the Court, His Honour had practised at the Victorian Bar for nearly 27 ½ years (of those, nearly 10 years as Silk) and, before that, as a Solicitor with Galbally & O’Bryan for nearly 6 ½ years.

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