HOLMES LIST is a long established list of Counsel of the VICTORIAN BAR. It consists of approximately 200 of the finest Barristers and Silk in Victoria. Our Barristers vary in seniority from the very junior from our twice yearly intake of Readers to Counsel with over 50 years call at the Bar.

The List accommodates almost every area of practice. It is particularly renowned for its strength in:


Criminal Law

Motor Traffic

Family Law

Crimes Family Violence

Employment and Industrial

Discrimination Law

Commercial and Administrative Law

Applications for inclusion on one of the Victorian Bar’s more progressive Lists are welcome at any time. Click here to apply.

Holmes List Barristers