Amie Hancock


Barrister

Admitted:
11 Aug 2009
Bar:
26 Oct 2016
Location:
Room Level 5, Brian Bourke Chambers,
530 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Amie Hancock appears in criminal and quasi criminal matters, such as coronial inquests, IBAC and other tribunals. 

Amie has considerable experience as an advocate in the  County and Magistrates' Courts appearing in trials, committals, pleas, appeals, bail applications, breaches and contested hearings. Amie also appears as junior counsel in Supreme Court trials and the Court of Appeal. 

Amie is interested in the overlap between criminal law and employment law and accepts briefs in both areas, including Occupational Health & Safety/WorkSafe prosecutions.

Amie is a Victoria Legal Aid Criminal Trial Preferred Barrister and holds an Indictable Crime Certificate (ICC accreditation).

Immediately prior to joining the Victorian bar, Amie was employed at Slades & Parsons Criminal Lawyers as a senior associate.  In this role, Amie worked predominately in the criminal justice system and also represented clients in the Coroner’s Court and IBAC.  Amie appeared regularly as solicitor advocate in the County and Magistrates' Courts and instructed senior and experienced counsel in murder trials in the Supreme Court and drug importation, sexual offences and other criminal trials in the County Court.

From 2010 to 2013, Amie was employed by the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) in Darwin, Northern Territory.  She commenced in the civil section before transferring to the criminal section where she worked as a criminal solicitor advocate and for some of her time at NAAJA was deputy manager of the Criminal Appeals section. 

Before undertaking practice as a solicitor Amie was employed as Associate to His Honour Chief Judge Rozenes at the County Court of Victoria.

Amie read with Judge Michael Cahill SC.

Amie does not accept direct briefs through barristerconnect.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Appellate
Criminal Law
Industrial Relations Law & Employment Law
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
Public Law & Administrative Law

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Amie Hancock appears in criminal and quasi criminal matters, such as coronial inquests, IBAC and other tribunals. 

Amie has considerable experience as an advocate in the  County and Magistrates' Courts appearing in trials, committals, pleas, appeals, bail applications, breaches and contested hearings. Amie also appears as junior counsel in Supreme Court trials and the Court of Appeal. 

Amie is interested in the overlap between criminal law and employment law and accepts briefs in both areas, including Occupational Health & Safety/WorkSafe prosecutions.

Amie is a Victoria Legal Aid Criminal Trial Preferred Barrister and holds an Indictable Crime Certificate (ICC accreditation).

Immediately prior to joining the Victorian bar, Amie was employed at Slades & Parsons Criminal Lawyers as a senior associate.  In this role, Amie worked predominately in the criminal justice system and also represented clients in the Coroner’s Court and IBAC.  Amie appeared regularly as solicitor advocate in the County and Magistrates' Courts and instructed senior and experienced counsel in murder trials in the Supreme Court and drug importation, sexual offences and other criminal trials in the County Court.

From 2010 to 2013, Amie was employed by the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) in Darwin, Northern Territory.  She commenced in the civil section before transferring to the criminal section where she worked as a criminal solicitor advocate and for some of her time at NAAJA was deputy manager of the Criminal Appeals section. 

Before undertaking practice as a solicitor Amie was employed as Associate to His Honour Chief Judge Rozenes at the County Court of Victoria.

Amie read with Judge Michael Cahill SC.

Amie does not accept direct briefs through barristerconnect.