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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.

Click here for further conference information and to register.

6Jun

Family Law: Realities, Expectations and Hope

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

Latest News & Events

8May
News

Judge of the County Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council today appointed Amanda (Mandy) Claire Fox QC a Judge of the County Court of Victoria.

The profession will extend a Welcome in the Ceremonial Courtroom, Court 3-3 of the County Court of Victoria, 250 William Street Melbourne on:

Thursday 17 May 2018 at 9:15 am

All counsel who are able to do so are asked to attend, robed (without wigs).

 

1May
News

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

1May
News

The Victorian Bar welcomes the Victorian Government's $257.4 million funding boost to the justice system, announced in today's State budget.

24Apr
News

Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council has today appointed Melinda Jane Richards SC, Crown Counsel for the State of Victoria, 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 10 May 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).

24Apr
News

President of VCAT

The Governor in Council today appointed The Honourable Justice Michelle Lesley Quigley President of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal effective 1 June 2018.

10Apr
News

Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria

The Governor in Council has today appointed Matthew Neil Connock 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:

Wednesday 18 April 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).

10Apr
News

Supreme Court of Victoria

The Profession will extend a Farewell to The Honourable Justice Peter Norman Vickery at a ceremonial sitting of the Supreme Court in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court, 210 William Street, Melbourne on:

Tuesday 8 May 2018 at 5:00 pm

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

10Apr
News

Court of Appeal - Supreme Court of Victoria

The Profession will extend a Farewell to The Honourable Justice Mark Samuel Weinberg AO at a ceremonial sitting of the Supreme Court in the Banco Court of the Supreme Court, 210 William Street, Melbourne on:

Wednesday 9 May 2018 at 5:00 pm

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

3Apr
News

BAR ROLL NO: 839

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death last Thursday 29 March 2018 of Brian William Collis QC. Brian was 74 (born 8 October 1943 in Foster). 

A Memorial Service will be held next Thursday 12 April 2018 at 2 pm at the Catholic Church of St Thomas More, 313 Canadian Bay Road, Mt Eliza.