In Tony's career as firstly, a solicitor with the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service and then subsequently at the Bar he has practised extensively in all areas of criminal law appearing both to prosecute and defend.
He is a member of the Criminal Bar Association, both as an elected committee member and a non-elected committee member for a number of years. He has been a member of Crockett Chambers since its inception.
Areas of Expertise
Criminal Law - in all jurisdictions including Trial and Appellate Advocacy
Licensing and Disciplinary hearings
Occupational Health & Safety
Mental Impairment & Fitnesss To Be Tried
Qualifications - BA, LLB (Monash University).
Solicitor: 1979 - 1984, with 3.5 years @ Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service, including the position of Principal Solicitor.
Signed the Bar Roll- 17 May 1984.
Author: The Law of Arrest - Criminal Law Investigation & Procedure Victoria; Chapter 1A.3.1.
Member of the Department of Justice Summary Procedure Steering Group