Association News


10Sep
News

COUNTY COURT OF VICTORIA

The Governor in Council has today appointed Coroner Rosemary Carlin as a judge of the County Court of Victoria.

4Sep
News

Arthur Moses SC, President of the Law Council of Australia and Dr Matt Collins AM QC, President of the Victorian Bar, spoke on Wednesday 4 September at the National Press Club.

29Aug
News

Bar Roll No: 1138

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of John Denis Philbrick QC, known to his friends and colleagues as “Fearless”. John passed away on Friday 23 August 2019, aged 71.

12Aug
News

Bar Roll No: 2524

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of Bryan Dwyer, who passed away on 31 July 2019.

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Bryan Maurice Dwyer will be held at Tobin Brothers Tree of Life Chapel, 1382 High Street, Malvern on Wednesday 14 August 2019, commencing at 11:00am. A private cremation will follow.

6Aug
News

COUNTY COURT OF VICTORIA

The Governor in Council has appointed Arushan Pillay as a Judge of the County Court of Victoria.

A welcome ceremony will be held at 9.15am on Friday 16 August at the County Court.

30Jul
News

CHAIR OF THE VICTORIAN LAW REFORM COMMISSION

The Victorian Governor in Council has appointed the Honourable Anthony North QC as Chairperson of the Victorian Law Reform Commission.

30Jul
News

LORD CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE KINGDOM OF TONGA

The Judicial Appointments and Discipline Panel of the Privy Council of the Kingdom of Tonga has today announced the appointment by His Majesty King Tupou VI of Michael Hargreaves Whitten QC as the next Lord Chief Justice of the Kingdom of Tonga.

29Jul
News

Bar Roll No: 779

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of Kevin J Mahony AM, who passed away yesterday at the age of 77 years.

Funeral Mass for Kevin Mahony will be offered at the Church of Our Lady of Mt Carmel, 210-218 Richardson Street, Middle Park on Monday, August 5th at 2pm.

Private Internment

No flowers by Request.

24Jul
News

Bar Roll No: 673

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of Frederick (Fred) Gordon Tinney, who passed away on Wednesday 24 July 2019 aged 88.

22Jul
News

Bar Roll No: 863

It is with deep regret that the Bar Council informs members of the death of Stanley (Stan) Barclay Spittle who passed away on Wednesday 17 July 2019, aged 78.

A Funeral will be held at Melbourne University’s Trinity Chapel in Parkville on Tuesday 30 July, 2019 at 2.00pm.