Senior Solicitor
LLB, BA, MA (English)

Current practice

Julie provides advice to police on a wide range of legal issues.  Julie's practice includes advice on police powers and duties, police operations, assessment of police liability, drafting instruments of authorisation, various statutory interpretation queries and appearing before the Supreme Court of Victoria and the federal Administrative Appeals Tribunal in warrant applications.

Experience

Julie has many years of experience in advising police clients on a wide range of legal matters as a Senior Solicitor with the VGSO.

Julie’s years of experience have enabled her to work in a range of areas of law including advising on firearms legislation, privacy and freedom of information issues, law enforcement, sex offenders legislation, public interest immunity and professional standards matters.

Julie has also many years of experience in assessing and negotiating legal costs claims made against Victoria Police in criminal proceedings.