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Opening of Legal Year 2016 Flyer

Community Opening of the Legal Year 2016

Join us at the County Court on the first day of February, as we celebrate the community and legal systems, working together towards achieving a just society.

Our guest speakers:
The Hon Justice James Allsop AO, Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Australia
Professor Gillian Triggs, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission

This event is hosted by the Hon Justice Mordecai Bromberg, President, International Commissioner of Jurists Victoria, Justice of the Federal Court of Australia, and will feature speakers Mukul Relan and Melissa Clayton from the Skyline Foundation, and music from the Melbourne Lawyers’ Orchestra. ¬†We will be pleased to present the 2016 John Gibson Award.

Monday 1 February 2016
9am for a 9:30am start
Waldron Hall
County Court of Victoria

Please RSVP to:,
or by mail to:
Law Institute of Victoria
PO Box 263, Melbourne 3001