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24Jun
News

Members are required to renew their Practising Certificate before 30 June to continue to practise on 1 July.

The deadline for renewing your PII premium was 31 May 2022. If you have not done so, please renew online before 30 June. The link is available on the ‘News’ section of the VicBar website.

Members who renew after this date may incur a late renewal surcharge from the LSB+C.

21Jun
News

Supreme Court of Victoria

Victorian Bar member Dr Matthew Barrett has been appointed as an Associate Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

The appointment is effective today.

21Jun
News

President of the Court of Appeal

The Victorian Government has appointed Justice Karin Emerton as the new President of the Court of Appeal – the first female President in the Court’s history.

20Jun
News

Bar Roll No: 483

It is with regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of Paul Richard Mullaly QC, on 14 June 2022. He was 92.

16Jun
News

Federal Court of Australia

A ceremonial sitting of the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia will be held to welcome the Honourable Justice Timothy McEvoy as a judge of the Federal Court of Australia in Court 1, Level 8, Owen Dixon Commonwealth Law Courts Building, 305 William Street, Melbourne on:

Thursday 23 June at 9:30am

16Jun
News

County Court of Victoria

A welcome sitting to mark the appointment of His Honour Judge Peter Rozen as a judge of the County Court of Victoria will be held in Ceremonial Courtroom 3.3, Level 3, 250 William Street, Melbourne on:

Thursday, 23 June at 9:15am

16Jun
News

Supreme Court of Appeal

A farewell ceremony to mark the retirement of the Honourable Justice Chris Maxwell AC as a judge of the Supreme Court of Appeal will be held on:

Wednesday, 22 June at 4:30pm

14Jun
News

Order of Australia

The Bar congratulates the following members of our Bar who received awards in the Order of Australia:

10Jun
News

County Court of Victoria

A welcome sitting to mark the appointment of Her Honour Judge Caitlin English as a judge of the County Court of Victoria will be held in Ceremonial Courtroom 3.3, Level 3, 250 William Street, Melbourne on:

Thursday, 16 June 2022 at 9:15am

8Jun
News

Bar Roll No: 725

It is with regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of Douglas Raymond Meagher QC, on 5 June 2022. He was 81.