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Full Name: Wayne Toohey
Email: waynemtoohey@bigpond.com
Phone: +61 3 9225 8827
Date of Admission: 1 Apr 1977
Called to the Bar: 21 Apr 1977
Qualifications: B.Juris, LL.B

Profile

Since signing the Bar Roll in 1977 Wayne has established a wide ranging practice in Criminal Law and he appears in all jurisdictions.

Wayne has a particular interest in Defence work in Criminal trials and over the years has appeared in numerous trials in the Supreme Court eg. Murder, Manslaughter, Conspiracy etc. as well as all types of trials in the County Court.

His years of experience in criminal law also extends to appearances before various Commissions, Tribunals and the Coronor's Court.

Articles of Clerkship: Mr Frank Galbally of Galbally O'Bryan 1976 - 1977.

Read with Mr Phillip Dunn QC

 

Areas of Practice

Appellate

  • Civil Appeals
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Merit Appeals

Common Law

  • Negligence
  • Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S)
  • Personal Injury

Criminal Law

  • Appellate
  • Confiscation of Assets
  • Corporate / White Collar Crime
  • Corruption
  • Crimes Against the Person
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drugs
  • Environmental
  • Extradition
  • Fraud
  • Health & Safety
  • Intervention Orders
  • Juvenile / Children's Court
  • Mental Illness
  • Money Laundering
  • Planning
  • Proceeds of Crime
  • Property
  • Sexual Assault
  • Traffic / Motor Vehicle
  • Victims of Crime
  • Work

Government

  • Local Government
  • Military Law
  • Weapons & Firearms

Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions

  • Coronial Inquests
  • Disciplinary Tribunals
  • Domestic Building Tribunal
  • Fair Work Commission
  • Military Tribunals
  • Royal Commissions
  • Superannuation Complaints Tribunal
  • Transport Accident Commission (TAC)
  • Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal (VOCAT)
  • Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT)

Also Entitled to Practice in

  • New South Wales
  • Western Australia


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