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 Sunday 18th Feb 2018



Division  Description  Female Male Total

AI

Victorian Practising Counsel

606

1458

2064

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

35

253

288

 

- Junior Counsel

571

1205

1776

 
AII Crown Prosecutors and Public Defenders

10

16

26

 
AIII Overseas and Interstate Practising Counsel

15

114

129

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

5

46

51

 

- Junior Counsel

10

68

78

 
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

73

200

273

 
BIII Ministers of the Crown & Members of Parliament

0

3

3

 
BIV Solicitors-General & Directors of Public Prosecutions

1

2

3

 
BV Full-time Members of Statutory Tribunals

15

24

39

 
BVI Crown Counsel & Parliamentary Counsel

1

1

2

 
BVII Other Official Appointments

4

3

7

 
CI Retired Judges and Other Judicial Officers

13

125

138

 
CII Retired Holders of Public Office other than Judicial Office

4

12

16

 
CIII Retired Counsel

39

209

248

 
D Academics

6

10

16

 
  Total Membership

793

2185

2978