The Clerks at Holmes List pride themselves on their integrity and service. By encouraging feedback from their Barristers, the Clerks instill openness and a deep and trusting professional relationship.

 
 
 

Paul Holmes

Barristers' Clerk
Phone: (03) 9225 6444
Mobile: 0417 362 010
Email: paulholmes@vicbar.com.au

Our Senior Clerk, Paul Holmes, has over 25 years experience as a Barristers' Clerk.

He commenced as a clerk of the court at various Courts around the State of Victoria.
With intimate knowledge of both the administration of the Courts, Boards and Regulatory Bodies in Victoria, Paul understands the expertise of the Barristers on his List. Every endeavour is made to ensure the correct advice as to the appropriate Counsel is given.

He loves the banter of his Barristers, their quick wit and exacting minds. Paul manages a small staff of twelve who are experienced in the demands and requirements of a legal office.

 

Mark Serong

Assistant Clerk
Phone: 03 9225 6453
Mobile: 0423 026 830
Email: markserong@vicbar.com.au

Holmes List's longest-serving Assistant Clerk, Mark Serong has dedicated his entire career to the Barristers of the Victorian bar.

For the last 24 years, Mark has been an assistant clerk to Barristers. By attracting work from all levels of the briefing sector. He believes the range and depth of experience of the Barristers on the list, particularly in Crime and Family Law are the reason for its success and longevity.

A family man, Mark's spare time is spent helping his children pursue their sporting and leisure interests.

 

Paul Rees

Assistant Clerk
Phone: 03 9225 6434
Mobile: 0434 600 805
Email: paulrees@vicbar.com.au

Paul has always held a keen interest in the law. After working as a Clerk of Courts for five years, he then worked as an Assistant Stipendary Steward at Harness Racing Victoria, then to Racing Victoria before commencing with Holmes List.

For the last ten years, Paul has been an Assistant Clerk to Holmes List Barristers. He appreciates the respect the List has garnered among the industry, and affirms that its staff pride themselves on a high quality service that accommodates all areas of the law. 

Paul takes great satisfaction in assisting solicitors to find the right fit for their clients and helping List members develop and further their career at the Bar.

 

Lauren Sezney

Assistant Clerk
Phone: 03 9225 6489 
Mobile: 0421 773 051 
Email: laurensezney@vicbar.com.au

Lauren's career trajectory allowed her to have intimate knowledge of every aspect of the Holmes List operation.

At age 18 she commenced as Receptionist at Holmes List. She then progressed to become a Personal Assistant to ten of the List's Barristers. Now, as an Assistant Clerk, Lauren is proud to continue working for a List that is not only highly sought after but is well respected. She believes that Holmes List's success is due to the personal nature of the service and the sensational relationship shared between staff, barristers and solicitors.

 

 

 

 

Bailee Nisbett

Assistant Clerk
Phone: 03 9225 6480
Mobile:  
Email:  baileenisbett@vicbar.com.au 

Bailee commenced with Holmes List in 2018, assisting in the accounts department. Her  time in accounts allowed her to develop strong relationships with List members and those briefing our List.

 Highly organised and hard working, Bailee joined the clerking team in December 2019. 

She is proud to  work for a List that is not only highly sought after but is well respected.