LEO FAUST

Bar Roll – 4 May 2017   
Admitted – 2009

Phone – 03 9225 7333
Mobile – 0407 330 007
Email – leofaust@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Level 2, Room 204, Joan Rosanove Chambers, 550 Lonsdale St, Melbourne

LEO FAUST

Bar Roll – 4 May 2017   
Admitted – 2009

Phone – 03 9225 7333
Mobile – 0407 330 007
Email – leofaust@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Level 2, Room 204, Joan Rosanove Chambers, 550 Lonsdale St, Melbourne

Area of Law

  • Common Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Employment Law
  • Industrial Law
  • Personal Injuries

About

Leo has a diverse practice, with specialties in the areas of Industrial/Employment Law and Common Law.

He accepts briefs in a broad range of areas with a particular focus on:

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  • Industrial Law
  • Employment Law
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Claims
  • Criminal Law

 

Before coming to the Bar, Leo worked in-house as an Industrial/Employment Lawyer, firstly in the manufacturing sector and then in education. His clients included employers, individual employees, the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) and JobWatch, where he volunteered. This work involved Federal Court litigation, arbitration and conciliation at FairWork Australia, negotiation, mediation and advice regarding the drafting of contracts, policies and deeds of settlement.

Leo also has extensive experience as a Common Law litigation lawyer, including negligence and fraud matters.

He is actively involved in providing pro bono assistance to the community as a member of the Victorian Bar Duty Barrister Scheme.

Leo is reading with Nicholas Harrington and his Senior Mentor is Mark Irving of our List.

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