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Friday, 4th October 2019
Catherine Dermody

List Member Catherine Dermody has been recognised by her peers as a leading junior counsel in Australian Competition Law. (Doyles Guide October 4, 2019)

Tuesday, 24th September 2019
Leading Wills and Estates Litigation Barristers

Foley's List Members Andrew Panna QC, Andrew Dickenson, Stewart McNab and Lachlan Wraith have been recognised by their peers as leading counsel in Wills and Estates practice in Victoria. (Doyles Guide, 24 September 2019)

Thursday, 12th September 2019
R U OK?

At Foley's List, we believe that R U OK? is a question for every day, for everyone - our Members, staff, family, friends, colleagues, our community. So, today's the day team Foley's celebrates a collective RU OK? And we know that, while the sun does not always shine, a little R U OK? goes a long way to lightening someone's day. www.ruok.org.au

Monday, 2nd September 2019
The New Foley's List Website

The new Foley’s List website provides a modern design and makes it even easier for website visitors to find the information they need in order to engage the right Barrister for their requirements, including the following features:

  • My List – the visitor can add Barristers of interest to build a short list. From their My List, accessed at any time from the top navigation, the visitor can email the list to the email address they enter, print the list, or save it as a PDF.
  • Barrister Search – backed by the VicBar data, but implemented to provide superior search performance, the visitor can type in parts of the names of barristers, or search through practice areas. Having searched, the visitor can then filter the results by a range of options including seniority, gender and sub-practice areas.
  • Site-wide Searching – through the one search function, a visitor can now search through barristers, CPD resources, and web pages.
  • Enhanced Barrister Profiles – when browsing a barrister profile, the visitor will see CPD resources published by that barrister through the Foley’s List website, and can click through to read the publication, further helping to establish the expertise of the barrister. The profiles also include updated photographs of our barristers. Barrister phone numbers can be clicked to make an immediate phone call straight from the web page.
  • Enhanced CPD Resources – when viewing a particular CPD resource, you can now access the resource in a variety of formats, from the one page. The author names link through to the relevant barrister profile for your easy reference. As a service to the industry all our CPD resources are free and don’t require any form of registration.
Sunday, 1st September 2019
CPD update - Environment and Planning

In her latest articles, Julie Davis looks at neighbouhood tree disputes, garden area requirements and applications subject to a range of planning scheme provisions.

Thursday, 22nd August 2019
Leading Criminal Barristers

List Members John Dickinson QC, Philip Dunn QC, Daniel Gurvich QC, David Hallowes S.C., Paul Holdenson QC, Dr Ian Freckelton QC, Colin Mandy S.C.; and junior counsel, Stewart Bayles, Chris Carr, Marcus Dempsey, Richard Edney, Jason Gullaci, Dr Mark Gumbleton, Sharon Lacy, Anthony Lewis, Simon Moglia, Daniel Sala, Ruth Shann, Fiona Todd and Sam Tovey have been recognised by their peers as leading Criminal Law Barristers in Victoria. (Doyles Guide, 22 August 2019)

Thursday, 15th August 2019
CPD update - Family Law
Parenting cases where a client proposes to live with the children at an address a long way away from the other parent are notoriously difficult.  Emma Swart looks at three recent appeal cases.
Wednesday, 31st July 2019
Peter Fary

List Member Peter Fary has been recognised by practitioners as recommended Counsel in Insolvency & Restructuring and Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution in Australia. (Doyles Guide, 2019)

Thursday, 25th July 2019
Victorian Women Lawyers

Foley’s List is proud to announce becoming Major Sponsor of Victorian Women Lawyers (VWL). The List has been a supporter of VWL for many years and we are delighted to take our support for VWL and its members to a new level.

Tuesday, 9th July 2019
Leading Arbitration Barristers

List Members Caroline Kenny QC and Sam Horgan QC have been identified by their peers as Leading Arbitration Barristers in Australia. (Doyles Guide, 2019)

Friday, 28th June 2019
Leading Insolvency & Restructuring Counsel

List Members Jonathan Evans QC,  Peter Fary, Joshua Kohn and Mark McKillop have been recognised by their peers as leading Insolvency & Restructuring Junior Counsel in Victoria. (Doyles Guide, 2019)

Tuesday, 25th June 2019
Leading Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution barristers

List Members Peter Fary, Justin Mereine and Robert Peters have been identified by solicitors for their expertise in commercial litigation and dispute resolution. (Doyles Guide , 25 June 2019)

Tuesday, 28th May 2019
Henry Jolson OAM QC - Law School prizes

Foley's List congratulates Alexander Laurence (Melbourne Law School) on receiving the Foley's List Henry Jolson Award for Disputes and Ethics; and Beatrisa Dubinsky and Clare Manning (Monash Faculty of Law) on receiving the Henry Jolson OAM, QC Award for Advanced Mediation: Skills and Theory A, and Negotiation: Essential Skills for Dispute Resolution respectively.

Friday, 24th May 2019
Victorian Bar applications for List Places

The Victorian Bar has published guidelines for applications for List places for September 2019. Applications close at 4.00pm on Friday, 12 July 2019. Click here for guidelines. For further information about joining Foley's List, click here.

Tuesday, 16th April 2019
George Georgiou S.C.

Foley's List Members and Staff congratulate George Georgiou S.C. on his appointment today as a judge of the County Court of Victoria.

Wednesday, 13th March 2019
CPD - update

Foley's Clerks and presenters Caroline Kenny QC, Elizabeth Ruddle, Ian Munt, Marcus Clarke QC, Benjamin J. Murphy, Liam Magowan, David O'Brien and Sarah Varney thank practitioners for supporting our Commercial Law seminars this morning.

Thursday, 7th March 2019
CPD - update
Tuesday, 5th March 2019
CPD update - Public Law

This paper by Dr Adrian Hoel looks at Public Interest Immunity in the civil discovery processes.

Friday, 1st March 2019
The Kevin Foley Memorial Advocacy Award

Foley's List Barristers and Clerks congratulate Ms Kristen Morrow as this year's recipient of The Kevin Foley Memorial Advocacy Award.

Wednesday, 27th February 2019
Philip Dunn QC, Roger Gillard QC

Foley's List congratulates Philip Dunn QC and Roger Gillard QC on their fifty year membership of the Victorian Bar. 

Philip Dunn QC and Roger Gillard QC