Alex C Burt


Barrister

Admitted:
27 May 2005
Bar:
18 Nov 2010
Location:
Room 515, Brian Bourke Chambers,
530 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Alex appears in criminal pleas, committals, appeals against sentence and conviction, trials, contested hearings and bail applications. Alex appears in occupational health and safety matters and disciplinary matters. She has experience in both State and Commonwealth crime, including complex fraud, bankruptcy and people smuggling. Alex has had a diverse work experience including working in circuit courts in remote WA, in detention centres and at psychiatric facilities. Alex appears in applications and reviews under the Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be TriedAct 1997. Alex is a Victoria Legal Aid Criminal Trial preferred barrister and has an Indictable Crime Certificate. 

Alex appears in judicial review hearings in migration and government entitlement matters in the Federal Circuit Court and Federal Court, both led and as sole counsel. Alex has appeared for and advised a variety of government departments and statutory authorities. She appears in Coronial Inquests and in reviews and hearings at VCAT. 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

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

Profile1

Alex appears in criminal pleas, committals, appeals against sentence and conviction, trials, contested hearings and bail applications. Alex appears in occupational health and safety matters and disciplinary matters. She has experience in both State and Commonwealth crime, including complex fraud, bankruptcy and people smuggling. Alex has had a diverse work experience including working in circuit courts in remote WA, in detention centres and at psychiatric facilities. Alex appears in applications and reviews under the Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be TriedAct 1997. Alex is a Victoria Legal Aid Criminal Trial preferred barrister and has an Indictable Crime Certificate. 

Alex appears in judicial review hearings in migration and government entitlement matters in the Federal Circuit Court and Federal Court, both led and as sole counsel. Alex has appeared for and advised a variety of government departments and statutory authorities. She appears in Coronial Inquests and in reviews and hearings at VCAT. 

Committee Memberships

  • (Chair) Firearms Appeal Committee