Vanessa Bacchetti


Barrister

Admitted:
7 Aug 2018
Bar:
6 May 2021
Location:
Room 0313, Owen Dixon Chambers East,
205 William Street, Melbourne, 3000
Call Foley’s on 03 9225 7777 to discuss availability
PROFILE

Vanessa accepts briefs to appear in and advise on matters involving all aspects of family law.

Hailing from South West Victoria, Vanessa worked as a solicitor advocate in Geelong. During their time in practice, Vanessa provided advice and representation to clients in a broad range of family law, family violence and child protection matters.

Immediately prior to coming to the Bar, Vanessa worked at the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia for various Justices, Judges, Senior Judicial Registrars and Judicial Registrars. Previously, Vanessa was the Associate to her Honour Judge Jones at the (then) Federal Circuit Court of Australia. Being a broad jurisdiction, Vanessa’s experience and interests are equally as diverse. Her Honour mentored Vanessa in family law, migration law, employment law and human rights law.

Vanessa read with Jeffrey Stanley and their Senior Mentor is Minal Vohra SC.

They are a member of the Family Law Bar Association and Women’s Bar Association. Vanessa is a part of the Bar’s LGBTIQ Working Group and is the Vice President of the Victorian Chapter of Pride in Law.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Criminal Law
Equity & Trusts
Family Law
Industrial Relations Law & Employment Law

Profile1

Vanessa accepts briefs to appear in and advise on matters involving all aspects of family law.

Hailing from South West Victoria, Vanessa worked as a solicitor advocate in Geelong. During their time in practice, Vanessa provided advice and representation to clients in a broad range of family law, family violence and child protection matters.

Immediately prior to coming to the Bar, Vanessa worked at the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia for various Justices, Judges, Senior Judicial Registrars and Judicial Registrars. Previously, Vanessa was the Associate to her Honour Judge Jones at the (then) Federal Circuit Court of Australia. Being a broad jurisdiction, Vanessa’s experience and interests are equally as diverse. Her Honour mentored Vanessa in family law, migration law, employment law and human rights law.

Vanessa read with Jeffrey Stanley and their Senior Mentor is Minal Vohra SC.

They are a member of the Family Law Bar Association and Women’s Bar Association. Vanessa is a part of the Bar’s LGBTIQ Working Group and is the Vice President of the Victorian Chapter of Pride in Law.