Membership Statistics


The Bar keeps membership statistics based on gender, age and seniority, accreditations, membership type and area of speciality.

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The following data provides indicative membership statistics as of Saturday 16th Dec 2017



Division  Description  Female Male Total

AI

Victorian Practising Counsel

607

1462

2069

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

37

253

290

 

- Junior Counsel

570

1209

1779

 
AII Crown Prosecutors and Public Defenders

11

16

27

 
AIII Overseas and Interstate Practising Counsel

15

115

130

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

5

46

51

 

- Junior Counsel

10

69

79

 
AIV Victorian Practising Counsel Without Current Practising Certificate, Temporarily on Leave

5

8

13

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

0

0

0

 

- Junior Counsel

5

8

13

 
BI Governors

1

0

1

 
BII Judges, Associate Judges, Magistrates and Judicial Registrars

72

198

270

 
BIII Ministers of the Crown & Members of Parliament

0

3

3

 
BIV Solicitors-General & Directors of Public Prosecutions

1

3

4

 
BV Full-time Members of Statutory Tribunals

15

23

38

 
BVI Crown Counsel & Parliamentary Counsel

1

1

2

 
BVII Other Official Appointments

4

4

8

 
CI Retired Judges and Other Judicial Officers

12

124

136

 
CII Retired Holders of Public Office other than Judicial Office

4

12

16

 
CIII Retired Counsel

39

204

243

 
D Academics

6

11

17

 
  Total Membership

793

2184

2977