Telephone: +61 3 9225 7201
Clerk: Young's List
Garry Bigmore was articled to the Deputy Commonwealth Crown Solicitor, admitted in 1973, joined a small CBD firm in 1976, spent the eighties as a solicitor in sole practice and merged with J. M. Smith & Emmerton in 1990.
Appointed Queen's Counsel in 1994 (the first solicitor to be so appointed since the establishment of the Victorian Bar) and came to the Bar in March 1998.
Founding member of the Insolvency & Reconstruction Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the Law Council of Australia.
Reviewing Editor (since its inception) of LexisNexis' Bankruptcy Law & Practice (a loose-leaf service).
Inaugural Chairman of Young's List. Acknowledged as a leader in his field. Listed in Doyle's Guide as a pre-eminent Insolvency & Restructuring Senior Counsel and recognised as a notable practitioner in the Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide.
Victorian Bar Committee memberships
Innovation & Technology Committee (Chair)
Commercial Bar Association - Insolvency Law Section (Former Chair)
Admitted to the Legal Profession:
03 Dec 1973
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
02 Mar 1998
29 Nov 1994
Also entitled to practise in:
High Court of Australia
Federal Court of Australia
Federal Circuit Court of Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.