Full Name: Mr Simon A Moglia
Phone: +61 3 9225 7079
Fax: 9225 8480
Chambers: William Crockett Chambers
Room: 607
Date of Admission: 3 Apr 2002
Called to the Bar: 11 May 2006
Qualifications: BA, LLB (Hons)
Previous Occupation: Research & Policy, Youthwork


Simon Moglia practises primarily in the Criminal jurisdiction in the County and Supreme Courts. He holds a Victorian Bar Indictable Crime Certificate and is on the Victoria Legal Aid Criminal Trial Preferred barrister.

His particular experience lies in cases of:- mental impairment and fitness to plead;- risk assessment and preventative detention, eg, supervision orders;- terrorism offences; - sentence appeals; and- young offenders.Prior to coming to the bar, he was an Associate Public Defender at Victoria Legal Aid with particular interest in law reform and sentencing.

Before legal practice he worked in the community sector for 15 years in youthwork, governance and policy-making.

Areas of Practice


  • Criminal Appeals

Criminal Law

  • Appellate
  • Corporate / White Collar Crime
  • Crimes Against the Person
  • Drugs
  • Extradition
  • Fraud
  • Juvenile / Children's Court
  • Mental Illness
  • Proceeds of Crime
  • Property
  • Sexual Assault

Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions

  • Coronial Inquests

Public Law & Administrative Law

  • Discrimination & Equal Opportunity
  • Extradition
  • Human Rights Law
  • Judicial Review
  • Merits Review

Committee Memberships

  • (Member) County Court - Criminal User Group
  • (Member) County Court - Sex Offence List User Group
  • (Secretary) Criminal Bar Association

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