News & Events


21Sep

Early-bird tickets are now on sale for the Hong Kong 2018 ICLC conference to be held on Friday the 21st and Saturday the 22nd of September in Hong Kong.

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Latest News & Events

10Jul
News

Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council has today appointed Lesley Ann Taylor QC a Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

The Profession will extend a Welcome at a ceremonial sitting of the Supreme Court in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court, 210 William Street, Melbourne on:

Tuesday 17 July 2018 at 9:15 am

All counsel who are able to do so are asked to attend, robed (wigs are not worn in the Supreme Court).

10Jul
News

Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council has today appointed Steven James Moore QC a Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

The Profession will extend a Welcome at a ceremonial sitting of the Supreme Court in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court, 210 William Street, Melbourne on:

Thursday 26 July 2018 at 9:15 am

All counsel who are able to do so are asked to attend, robed (wigs are not worn in the Supreme Court).

10Jul
News

Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council has today appointed Andrew James Tinney SC a Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria effective 16 July 2018.

The Profession will extend a Welcome at a ceremonial sitting of the Supreme Court in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court, 210 William Street, Melbourne on:

Tuesday 31 July 2018 at 9:15 am

All counsel who are able to do so are asked to attend, robed (wigs are not worn in the Supreme Court).

10Jul
News

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.

10Jul
News

Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council today appointed The Honourable Justice Karin Leigh Emerton a Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Victoria.

3Jul
News

The latest news from the Victoria Law Foundation can be read here

29Jun
News

The Victorian Bar welcomes the Federal Government’s announcement of Commonwealth agencies’ targets for briefing women barristers from 1 July 2018. 

28Jun
News

Magistrates' Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council has appointed Simon Guthrie, Maria (Mia) Stylianou and Sharon Lea McRae as Magistrates. The appointments were made on Tuesday 26 June 2018.

26Jun
News

Magistrates' Court of Victoria

On Tuesday 15 May 2018, the Governor in Council appointed Tara Kerrena Hartnett and Mike Wardell as Magistrates.

They were sworn-in privately by Chief Justice Ferguson on Wednesday 16 May 2018 and are assigned initially to the Magistrates’ Court at Melbourne.

The profession will extend a Welcome in Court 1 of the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court, Ground Floor, 233 William Street Melbourne on:

Thursday 28 June 2018 at 9:15 am

All counsel who are able to do so are asked to attend.  Counsel do not robe in the Magistrates’ Court.

22Jun
News

Deputy Chairperson – Enforcement, Australian Securities and Investments Commission

The Governor-General In Council, on 7 June 2018, appointed Daniel Crennan QC as a Deputy Chairperson of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), commencing 16 July 2018. The Minister for Revenue & Financial Services announced the appointment today.