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Voting open for LIV Council elections

Voting open for LIV Council elections


Appointments Leadership 


Voting is now open for the annual Law Institute of Victoria Council Elections.

The LIV Council represents the LIV, its members and the Victorian legal profession, it ensures that the LIV grows its influence while maintaining an effective corporate governance structure. Council directors are responsible for upholding the principles of integrity, transparency and accountability central to the governance of the LIV. This year there are 15 outstanding candidates vying for a position on the LIV Council.

Congratulations to the following practitioners who have been nominated for candidacy:

Tania Wolff, First Step Legal
Molina Asthana, Swarup Asthana Lawyers and Business Advisors
Anna Chen, Auki Legal
John Toohey, Pearce Webster Dugdales
Meghan Warren, Burke & Associates Lawyers
Joel Orenstein, Orenstein Lawyers Pty Ltd
Veronica Belot, KHQ Lawyers (Kelly Hazell Quill Lawyers)
Sach Fernando, Maxiom Injury Lawyers
Zubair Mian, Mian Phillips & Co Lawyers
Michael Glen, Rennick Briggs-Lawyers
Clare Lethlean, Self-employed
Rachel Cox, Halcyon Legal
Tim Freeman, Tony Hargreaves & Partners
Thomas Ballantyne, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
Joseph Kelly, Kelly Workplace Lawyers

Individual profiles with more information about each candidate can be found via The LIV strongly encourages eligible members to vote for those they feel will best represent the Victorian legal profession in 2019.

There are currently seven vacancies on the LIV Council – six of the vacancies carry three year terms and one vacancy carries a two year term. As in previous years, the election will be conducted online. Voting closes 5pm, Wednesday 14 November. Successful candidates will be announced at the LIV Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 21 November.

For further information, please contact the company secretariat by calling 9607 9513 or via email.

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