Full Name: Mr Daniel Sala
Phone: 03 9225 7777
Fax: 03 9225 6464
Chambers: David Ross Chambers
Room: Level 12
Date of Admission: 19 Feb 2008
Called to the Bar: 19 May 2011
Qualifications: LLB; BA
Previous Occupation: Solicitor (Galbally & O'Bryan)


Daniel practices in criminal law in all jurisdictions.

Prior to joining the Victorian Bar, Daniel was employed as a solicitor-advocate for Galbally & O’Bryan Lawyers in the criminal law department.

As a solicitor-advocate, Daniel appeared in:

  • The Supreme Court, Court of Appeal;
  • The County Court in pleas of mitigation and appeals; and
  • The Magistrates’ Court in committals, contested hearings, bail applications, intervention order matters and pleas.

Daniel also has a particular interest in the connection between criminal law and business, including white collar crime, occupational health & safety, civil penalty proceedings, and other government regulation as well as disciplinary proceedings by all professional bodies.

Daniel was one of the 12 junior counsel accepted into the 2012 Trial Counsel Junior Development Program and has been selected as a member of the Victoria Legal Aid Criminal Trial Preferred Barrister List.

Daniel does not accept direct briefs through barristerconnect.

Areas of Practice


  • Criminal Appeals

Criminal Law

  • Appellate
  • Corporate / White Collar Crime
  • Crimes Against the Person
  • Drugs
  • Environmental
  • Extradition
  • Fraud
  • Health & Safety
  • Juvenile / Children's Court
  • Mental Illness
  • Proceeds of Crime
  • Property
  • Sexual Assault
  • Traffic / Motor Vehicle

Industrial Relations Law & Employment Law

  • Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S)

Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions

  • Coronial Inquests
  • Royal Commissions

Public Law & Administrative Law

  • Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Extradition
  • Human Rights Law
  • Liquor Licensing

Also Entitled to Practise in

  • Federal Court of Australia
  • High Court of Australia

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