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29Oct
News

COUNTY COURT OF VICTORIA

The Governor in Council has today appointed Kevin Doyle as a judge of the County Court of Victoria.

29Oct
News

COUNTY COURT OF VICTORIA

The Governor in Council has today appointed Anne Hassan SC as a judge of the County Court of Victoria.

29Oct
News

A General Meeting of the Barristers' Benevolent Association of Victoria will be held on Thursday, 14 November 2019 at 4:45pm in the Bar Council Chamber, Level 1, Owen Dixon Chambers East, 205 William Street, Melbourne VIC 3000.

25Oct
In Brief

New silks

Congratulations go to 18 of our number who, on Wednesday, were appointed as Senior Counsel in and for the State of Victoria by the Chief Justice, the Hon Anne Ferguson. They are, in order of seniority:

24Oct
News

Ceremonial sittings to receive the announcements of the appointment of Senior Counsel for Victoria will be held on:

Tuesday 26 November 2019

24Oct
News

Bar Roll No: 1254

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of John Higham OAM, barrister and athlete, who passed away on Sunday at the age of 67.

Funeral: Thursday 31 Oct at the Boyd Chapel, Springvale Cemetery, 11.00am for an 11.30am start.

23Oct
News

The Victorian Bar today welcomed the appointment of 18 new Senior Counsel by the Honourable Chief Justice Anne Ferguson

23Oct
News

The Victorian Bar welcomes the appointment of 18 of its members as Senior Counsel by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of Victoria, the Honourable Anne Ferguson.

Victorian Bar President Dr Matt Collins AM QC said “The new senior counsel reflect the expertise and leadership of the modern Bar.

22Oct
News

SUPREME COURT OF VICTORIA

The Governor in Council has today appointed Lisa Nichols QC as a judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria.