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Voting open for LIV Council Elections

Voting open for LIV Council Elections

By Law Institute of Victoria

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:

Christopher Andrews, Andrews Legal Group T/A Mepstead Lawyers and Berwick Legal
Tom May, Madgwicks Lawyers
Donna Ross, Donna Ross Dispute Resolution
Lauren Crome, Northern Community Legal Centre
David De Alwis, Aitken Partners
Zubair Mian, Mian Phillips & Co Lawyers
Trieu Huynh, Victoria Legal Aid
Kathy Wilson, Kathy Wilson Legal
David McKenzie, LMG Lawyers
Caitlin Baker, Slater and Gordon Lawyers
Caroline Counsel, Caroline Counsel Family Lawyers
Adam Wakeling, State Trustees
Rebecca Alexander, SLM Law
Olivia Go, Commonwealth DPP
John McPherson, Arnold Dallas McPherson

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 2020.

There are currently seven vacancies on the LIV Council – six of the vacancies carry three year terms and one vacancy carries a one year term. As in previous years, the election will be conducted online. Voting closes 5pm, Wednesday 13 November. Successful candidates will be announced at the LIV Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 20 November.

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

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