JENNIFER CROXFORD

Bar Roll – 1 May 2014    
Admitted – April 2006

Phone – 03 9225 7333
Email – jcroxford@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Level 6, Room 623, Owen Dixon Chambers East, 205 William Street, Melbourne

JENNIFER CROXFORD

Bar Roll – 1 May 2014    
Admitted – April 2006

Phone – 03 9225 7333
Email – jcroxford@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Level 6, Room 623, Owen Dixon Chambers East, 205 William Street, Melbourne

Area of Law

  • Children’s Court
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law (Including Defacto)
  • Guardianship/Mental Health (Protective Tribunals)

About

Jenny brings to the bar a strong and principled work ethic, sound forensic judgment and effective communication skills. Her motivation is always to achieve the best possible results for her clients.

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Jenny practises in the areas of criminal law, Children’s Court matters, intervention orders and Magistrates’ Court civil disputes.  Since coming to the bar Jenny has also appeared in Family Law hearings in both the Family Law Court and Federal Circuit Court, Commercial matters, VCAT hearings regarding residential tenancies and VOCAT.

Prior to coming to the bar, Jenny was a Senior Solicitor and acting deputy manager at the Office of Public Prosecutions.  She was responsible for the preparation of a variety matters in the Children’s Court, Magistrates’ Court, County Court and Supreme Court including committals, pleas and trials.

These matters included murder, manslaughter, armed robbery, aggravated burglary, fraud, drugs, driving matters and assaults.

Jenny was involved in prosecuting OH&S matters as well as cases arising under the Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997.

Jenny regularly provided written advice in relation to complex legal issues that required significant research.

 

From 01 May 2014, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.

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