PAUL LAWRIE

Bar Roll – 27 May 1999   
Admitted – 06 April 1998

Phone – 03 9602 1246
Mobile – 0408 387 737
Email – lawrie@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Room 1102, Victoria Chambers, Level 11, 552 Lonsdale St, Melbourne 3000

PAUL LAWRIE

Bar Roll – 27 May 1999   
Admitted – 06 April 1998

Phone – 03 9602 1246
Mobile – 0408 387 737
Email – lawrie@vicbar.com.au
Chamber – Room 1102, Victoria Chambers, Level 11, 552 Lonsdale St, Melbourne 3000

Area of Law

  • Admiralty/Maritime
  • Advocacy
  • Common Law
  • Coronial Inquests
  • Crimes/Family Violence/Interv. Orders
  • Criminal Law
  • Disciplinary & Related Tribunals
  • Evidence
  • Health Act and Related Prosecutions
  • Inquests
  • Local Government
  • Magistrates Court – Crime
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Personal Injuries
  • Tort
  • Transport Law

About

Paul’s civil practice consists mainly of appearance work for defendant parties in personal injuries matters involving intentional torts and negligence actions.

(A recent interview with Paul on Benchmark TV in which he discusses intentional torts litigation may be seen here: https://benchmarkinc.com.au/web/television/single/148812903)

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Paul has extensive experience in coronial inquests having appeared for interested parties of all sorts including: product and infrastructure manufacturers, family members, local and State authorites.  He has also appeared as Counsel assisting the Coroner. Paul also has experience with Royal Commissions, acting for large organisations.

Paul’s criminal practice involves a broad spectrum of defence work (including commercial crime, compulsory examinations and occupational health & safety matters).  He is also briefed to conduct prosecutions on behalf of various regulators and State authorities.

Immediately before coming to the Bar Paul worked as a solicitor with Clayton Utz (Melbourne) in commercial litigation.

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