JONATHAN BARRINGTON

Bar Roll – 4 May 2017   
Admitted – 18 August 2015

Phone – 03 9225 7333
Mobile – 0434 031 714
Email – j.barrington@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Room 1511, Castan Chambers, 460 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

JONATHAN BARRINGTON

Bar Roll – 4 May 2017   
Admitted – 18 August 2015

Phone – 03 9225 7333
Mobile – 0434 031 714
Email – j.barrington@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Room 1511, Castan Chambers, 460 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

Area of Law

  • Banking and Finance
  • Bankruptcy/Insolvency
  • Children’s Court
  • Commercial Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Crimes/Family Violence/Interv. Orders
  • Criminal Law
  • Equity and Trusts
  • Taxation (Including Revenue, Customs & Excise)
  • Trade Practices

About

Jonathan practises predominately in commercial law, including banking and finance law, insolvency, tax, real property, consumer law, trade practices, equity and trusts. He also accepts briefs to appear in intervention orders and criminal matters in the Children’s Court, Magistrates’ Court and County Courts across Victoria.

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Prior to coming to the Bar, Jonathan was an associate to his Honour Judge Cosgrave, Judge in Charge of the Commercial Division and the Banking and Finance List at the County Court. As an Associate, Jonathan gained significant experience in the preparation of trials involving a wide range of commercial matters, including contractual, property, banking and consumer disputes. Jonathan is also experienced in the resolution of interlocutory disputes, including injunctive relief and directions hearings.

Prior to his associateship, Jonathan worked at the Legal Services Division of Victoria Police, where he was involved in a number of aspects of the mediation of the Black Saturday Murrindindi bushfire class action.

He is a member of the Football Federation Victoria Disciplinary Tribunal.

Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Laws from the Australian National University.  He is reading with Alistair Pound. His senior mentor is Simon Steward QC.

Jonathan accepts pro bono work through Justice Connect.

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