Negligence

Catherine Jones Williams

Background: Prior to joining the Bar, Catherine provided specialist litigation support to Ruth Shann (now SC) and Neil Clelland KC in the successful defence of two significant regulatory prosecutions – CDPP v O’Mara (an ACCC criminal cartel case) and VWA v Agarwal (a medical fraud case involving 123 charges). These cases spanned over two and …

Catherine Jones Williams Read More »

Anthony O’Donoghue

Anthony O’Donoghue

He specialises in bankruptcy and administrative law, particularly Commonwealth administrative law, including migration law.

Bill Stougiannos

Bill Stougiannos

The majority of appearances currently are in the County Court criminal jurisdiction. Bill’s trial work has involved both prosecution and defence work in fraud, drug, assaults, rape, incest etc. Bill has been involved in a major drug trial of 3 months duration where the principal offender received a life sentence. Bill has also been involved …

Bill Stougiannos Read More »

Steven Lowry

Steven Lowry

Steven’s practice is largely focussed on contractual disputes, consumer law, insolvency, property law, and State taxation. Beyond his written commercial advice, Steven provides advice on State taxation matters insofar as they relate to taxes levied on real property, including drawing and settling objections to tax assessments and advising on the tax consequences of property transactions.

Robert Shepherd

Robert Shepherd

Robert brings to his clients the experience of 34 years of full time practice in the conduct of cases in Courts, Tribunals and in mediation. His pre and post litigation advice and attention to detail in his written work, has resulted in many matters being resolved before and after litigation. He has a busy practice …

Robert Shepherd Read More »

Richard Lawson

Richard Lawson

Richard was married in 1991, has a toy poodle, and plays the piano.

Reiko Okazaki

She regularly appears in civil, criminal and administrative law matters at all levels and in a number of different jurisdictions such as the Magistrates Court, County Court, Supreme Court, Federal Circuit Court, Children’s Court, and VCAT. She advises in matters including insurance claims, professional negligence and contractual disputes, among others. Prior to being called to …

Reiko Okazaki Read More »

Ramon Fowler

Ramon Fowler

He accepts briefs from plaintiffs and defendants. He also accepts briefs for criminal law matters. Prior to coming to the Bar, Ramon worked as a solicitor at Maddocks Lawyers and Coulter Roache Lawyers, practising in litigation and property law. He is reading with Matthew Walsh. Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.

Paul McDermott

Paul McDermott

He also practices at the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal in proceedings in the Owners’ Corporation, Legal Practice, Domestic Building, Occupational Regulation and Anti- Discrimination Lists. Further he has had a long history in employment law, advising on setting up businesses to meet the vagaries of employment and industrial legislation. He represents employers meeting their …

Paul McDermott Read More »

Scroll to Top