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Andrew Cassidy Barrister
P Andrew Cassidy
E: acassidy@vicbar.com.au
P: +61 3 9225 8385
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Chamber: Room 0708, Douglas Menzies Chambers, 180 William Street, Melbourne Vic 3000
Admitted: 02/04/1984
Called to Bar: 21/11/2002
Date Appointed Silk:
Qualifications: BA; LLB
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About

Solicitor advocate 1984 – 2002, Lamb Cassidy Solicitors, Geelong.

Victorian Bar commencing 2002. Practice includes court and tribunal proceedings relating to: 

  • Wills and probate
  • Testators Family Maintenance
  • Guardianship and Administration
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Local Government
  • Freedom of Information
  • Sporting tribunals
  • Disciplinary tribunals
  • Academic appeals
  • Defending regulatory prosecutions, including drink driving and other motor car offences, environment protection.
  • Town planning
  • Leases
  • Taxation offences, taxation penalties.
  • Restraint of trade
  • Partnership disputes
  • Adverse possession
  • Other – enquire to clerk

 Andrew’s practice includes first instance hearings and appeals.

Cases in which he has appeared include:

Re Finnie; Petrovska v Morrison [2021] VSC 153

Re Lapalme [2019] VSC 534 (13 August 2019) 

Re Filippone [2019] VSC 219 (4 April 2019) 

Henley v Bone [2019] NSWSC 254 (18 March 2019) 

Re O’Callaghan [2019] VSC 16 (31 January 2019) 

Cook v Westwood and Anor [2017] VSC 509 (31 August 2017) 

DPP v Karam and Ors [2013] VSC 133 (30 April 2013)

Simpson v Cunning [2011] VSC 466 (22 September 2011)

R v Tin Yu Ng & Anor [2009] VSCA 218 (25 September 2009)

R v Liang [2009] VSCA 18 (16 February 2009)

Tony Jeavons Surveyors v Colac Otway SC [2006] VCAT 873 (22 May 2006)

Giroud v Colac-Otway SC [2006] VCAT 1579 (4 August 2006)

DPP v Hore; DPP v Askwith [2004] VSCA 192 (4 November 2004)

and as solicitor advocate:

David Ronald Morton v Stephen Mark Wright,  appealed in Stephen Mark Wright v David Ronald Morton [1997] VSC 46; [1997] VICSC 46 (23 September 1997)

Phillip John Grigg v Richard Stan Lisiecki,  appealed in Richard Stan Lisiecki v Phillip John Grigg  10 MVR 336 

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Practice Areas

Appellate
Merit Appeals,
Commercial Law
Competition Law & Consumer Law, Restraint of Trade, Corporations Law & Securities Law, Partnership Disputes, Property & Probate, Adverse Possession, Caveats, Leases, Testator's Family Maintenance, Trusts, Wills & Estates, Sports, Disciplinary Tribunals, The Court of Arbitration for Sport,
Common Law
Judicial Review,
Criminal Law
Environmental, Traffic / Motor Vehicle, Drink Driving, Speeding,
Environmental Law & Planning Law
Merit Appeals, Town Planning,
Equity & Trusts
Family Provision, Guardianship & Administration, Powers of Attorney, Wills & Probate,
Government
Local Government,
Industrial Relations Law & Employment Law
Restraint of Trade,
Public Law & Administrative Law
Disciplinary Proceedings, Freedom of Information (FOI), Judicial Review,
Tax Law & Revenue Law
Tax Prosecutions,

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P Andrew Cassidy