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 21st Oct 2017



Division  Description  Female Male Total

AI

Victorian Practising Counsel

590

1442

2032

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

32

237

269

 

- Junior Counsel

558

1205

1763

 
AII Crown Prosecutors and Public Defenders

11

17

28

 
AIII Overseas and Interstate Practising Counsel

17

113

130

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

7

47

54

 

- Junior Counsel

10

66

76

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

6

8

14

 

- Queen's Counsel or Senior Counsel

0

0

0

 

- Junior Counsel

6

8

14

 
BI Governors

1

0

1

 
BII Judges, Associate Judges, Magistrates and Judicial Registrars

70

200

270

 
BIII Ministers of the Crown & Members of Parliament

0

3

3

 
BIV Solicitors-General & Directors of Public Prosecutions

0

4

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

120

132

 
CII Retired Holders of Public Office other than Judicial Office

4

11

15

 
CIII Retired Counsel

39

203

242

 
D Academics

6

11

17

 
  Total Membership

776

2160

2936