Morgan J Brown


Barrister

Admitted:
15 Dec 2009
Bar:
23 Oct 2014
Location:
Room 507, Brian Bourke Chambers,
530 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Morgan practices primarily in criminal law. She accepts briefs from both defence and prosecution. 

Morgan has experience appearing in pleas, committals, trials, appeals, bail applications and contested summary hearings. She also has experience appearing in matters relating to the Serious Offenders Act 2018 and the Crimes (Mental Impairment and  Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997. She has drafted written cases and appeared as counsel in the Court of Appeal. 

Morgan regularly provides written advice, particulaly to WorkSafe Victoria in relation to offences under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004

Prior to coming to the Bar Morgan was a senior lawyer at the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions in the Counter Terrorism/Serious and Organised Crime team. Morgan has also worked as a solicitor in the Appeals Directorate of the Office of Public Prosecutions. Her practice was varied and included prosecutions for drug trafficking and importation, child pornography/procuring/grooming, money laundering, fraud, and counter-terrorism offences.

Morgan read with Jason Gullaci. She is a member of the Victoria Legal Aid Preferred Trial Counsel list and holds an Indictable Crime Certificate. 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Appellate
Criminal Law
Family Law
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions

Profile1

Morgan practices primarily in criminal law. She accepts briefs from both defence and prosecution. 

Morgan has experience appearing in pleas, committals, trials, appeals, bail applications and contested summary hearings. She also has experience appearing in matters relating to the Serious Offenders Act 2018 and the Crimes (Mental Impairment and  Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997. She has drafted written cases and appeared as counsel in the Court of Appeal. 

Morgan regularly provides written advice, particulaly to WorkSafe Victoria in relation to offences under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004

Prior to coming to the Bar Morgan was a senior lawyer at the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions in the Counter Terrorism/Serious and Organised Crime team. Morgan has also worked as a solicitor in the Appeals Directorate of the Office of Public Prosecutions. Her practice was varied and included prosecutions for drug trafficking and importation, child pornography/procuring/grooming, money laundering, fraud, and counter-terrorism offences.

Morgan read with Jason Gullaci. She is a member of the Victoria Legal Aid Preferred Trial Counsel list and holds an Indictable Crime Certificate.