Bar Roll – 01 May 2014
Admitted – 16 December 2008
Mobile – 0427 213 717
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Chambers – Level 8, Room 824, Isaacs Chambers, 555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne 3000
Gordon brings a wealth of experience and commitment to resolving the best possible outcome for clients. Already an experienced advocate, he is most comfortable when in the courtroom and is known to be effective, realistic and compassionate when dealing with people in crisis.
Criminal, family, commercial and administrative law matters are his focus. Other interests include therapeutic jurisprudence, children’s issues, consumer law, sports tribunals and discrimination law.
As a police prosecutor, Gordon has handled the full spectrum of criminal cases in both the Magistrates’ and Children’s courts. He has prosecuted committals and appeared in Supreme Court bail applications. He has also acted as coroner’s assistant in many coronial inquests.
Gordon was proactive in driving reform within Victoria Police and the courts including Koori Court, mental health list and disclosure. In his role as senior advisor to Vanuatu State Prosecution’s Department (2009-2011), Gordon trained and mentored Vanuatu prosecutors and continues to tutor law students at the University of South Pacific.
Gordon completed an international commercial law degree with honours at Deakin University. He studied international commercial law at École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers in France as part of his Deakin degree.
Previously Gordon was a Member of Goulburn North East Football Tribunal 1997 – 2010 including service as chairperson. Gordon was also a founding chairperson for Voice for Harmony 2007 – 2009, an anti discrimination community group.
He has received the following recognition for his work in the criminal justice system:
From 01 May 2014, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.