PAUL KOUNNAS

Bar Roll – 11 May 2006 
Admitted – 16 August 2005

Phone – 9225 6836
Email – paul.kounnas@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Floor 8, Room 801, ODCE, 205 William St, Melbourne

PAUL KOUNNAS

Bar Roll – 11 May 2006 
Admitted – 16 August 2005

Phone – 9225 6836
Email – paul.kounnas@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Floor 8, Room 801, ODCE, 205 William St, Melbourne

Admitted to practice in

  • Victoria
  • Federal Jurisdictions

Area of Law

  • Building and Construction Law (Incl Engineering)
  • Coronial Inquests
  • Corporations (Company) Law
  • Courts Martial/Military Law & Tribunals
  • Criminal Law
  • Guardianship/Mental Health (Protective Tribunals)
  • Probate/Wills/Family Provision
  • Town Planning
  • Workcover

About

Since coming to the bar Paul has obtained a broad range of experience in all manner of matters, with a particular emphasis on the criminal law (including trials and appeals in the higher courts).

Paul volunteers at the St Kilda Legal Service, lending his expertise in criminal law to their night service.

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In addition, Paul sits on the board of directors of the GOCMV (Greek Orthodox Community of Melbourne & Victoria) and is a member of the New Barristers Standing Committee.

Paul is fluent in the Greek language.

Paul read with Aaron Shwartz of counsel and is available to do the following matters:

 

Criminal Law; matters in all courts including;

– Summary crime

– Trials & Appeals

– Council prosecutions

– Children’s Court

– Work Safe

– Intervention Orders

Civil Law: General litigation including;

– All matters at the Magistrates court

– Drafting of documents & preparation of advice

– Work cover

– Motor Vehicle Accidents

Corporations law

VCAT; all matters before the tribunal including guardianship.

Inquests

Human Rights & Equal Opportunities law.

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