Full Name: Sally Bastick
Chambers: Owen Dixon Chambers East
Room: 0715
Date of Admission: 19 Aug 2011
Called to the Bar: 10 May 2018
Previous Occupation: Solicitor, Judges Associate


Sally has worked exclusively in family law  since her admission to legal practice in 2011.

Before coming to the Bar, in 2013 Sally worked as an Associate to Judge Baker in the Federal Circuit Court in Hobart, and in 2014 for Judge McGuire in the Federal Circuit Court in Melbourne. From 2015 until 2018 Sally worked at a private family law firm in Melbourne where she regularly appeared and instructed in property, parenting and intervention order matters in the Family Court, Federal Circuit Court and Magistrates Court.

Sally also volunteered at Fitzroy Legal Service for three years and she has gained experience in a wide range of areas including crime, motor vehicle accidents, child protection and family law matters.

Sally is a member of the Family Law Bar Association and the Women's Bar Association.

Sally accepts briefs in family law (financial and parenting matters) and criminal law matters, but she has a particular interest in complex property matters and relocation cases. She accepts briefs to appear at both local and interstate registries as well as regional and circuit work. 

Sally read with Dan Sweeney.


Areas of Practice

Criminal Law

Family Law

  • Care & Protection
  • Child Disputes
  • Children's Court
  • Parenting Orders
  • Property Disputes
From 1 Jul 2018, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.

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