Amara Hughes


Barrister

Admitted:
6 Nov 2020
Bar:
21 Oct 2021
Location:
Isaacs Chambers,
555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Amara accepts briefs in all areas of criminal and quasi-criminal law, as well as administrative law.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Amara gained experience as a solicitor advocate. During this time, she appeared and instructed daily in pleas, appeals, bail applications, trials, committals and contested hearings in the Magistrates’, County and Supreme Courts of Victoria, as well as the District Court of Sydney.

Amara commenced her legal career working for his Honour Judge Troy in the District Court of Western Australia.

Amara is reading with Andrew Woods. Her Senior Mentors are Peter Morrissey SC and Ben Ihle QC.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE

Commercial Law
Criminal Law
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
Public Law & Administrative Law

Profile1

Amara accepts briefs in all areas of criminal and quasi-criminal law, as well as administrative law.

Prior to coming to the Bar, Amara gained experience as a solicitor advocate. During this time, she appeared and instructed daily in pleas, appeals, bail applications, trials, committals and contested hearings in the Magistrates’, County and Supreme Courts of Victoria, as well as the District Court of Sydney.

Amara commenced her legal career working for his Honour Judge Troy in the District Court of Western Australia.

Amara is reading with Andrew Woods. Her Senior Mentors are Peter Morrissey SC and Ben Ihle QC.