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Telephone: +61 3 9225 7201

Secretary: Jane Francis +61 3 9225 6075
Email: garry_bigmore@vicbar.com.au
Fax: +61 3 8677 2853

Clerk: Young's List

 

Profile

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 called 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 (from inception to 2020) of LexisNexis' Bankruptcy Law & Practice​ 

Inaugural Chairman of Young's List. 

Listed in Doyle's Guide as a Leading Insolvency & Restructuring barrister. ​ 

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 ​ 

Appointed Silk: 

29 Nov 1994 ​ 

Qualifications: 

LL.B ​ (Melbourne)

Also entitled to practise in: 

  • High Court of Australia 

  • Federal Court of Australia 

  • Federal Circuit Court of Australia 

  • New South Wales 

  • Queensland 

  • South Australia

  • Tasmania 

  • Western Australia 

  • Australian Capital Territory 

  • Northern Territory

 

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