Barristers

Mentor and Mentee

A Good Mentor

Written by Kate Da Costa, Senior Associate, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers Having managed to complete a law degree without ever having the intention or desire to be a lawyer, early one March morning some years ago, I found myself...

Female Lawyer Defending in Court

Direct briefing

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers. I design databases. I have done so for 20 years now and what I have discovered is that it gives you an interesting perspective on many things. Our practice management...

County Court

Proposal of marriage in court by barrister

There was a marriage proposal by a Barrister to the instructing Solcitor during a proceedings in the Melbourne County Court a couple of weeks ago. It is not something I have ever come across before and so thought I would...