Senior Counsel Appointments

Law Society of Western Australia Media Statement

The Law Society of Western Australia congratulates Mr Darren Jackson, Ms Carmel Barbagallo and Ms Amanda Forrester on their appointments as Senior Counsel. The appointments were announced by the Chief Justice of Western Australia, the Hon Wayne Martin AC.

Law Society President Elizabeth Needham said, “Each of the appointees has demonstrated undisputed integrity and talent. I commend our three new Senior Counsel.”

Mr Jackson practises as a barrister, specialising in the commercial fields of trade practices, intellectual property, insolvency and corporate regulation. He joined the Law Society in 2006 and is a member of its Education Committee.

Ms Forrester is currently Acting Director of Public Prosecutions.

Ms Barbagallo is a Consultant State Prosecutor, also employed with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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For comment please contact:

Andrew MacNiven
Media and Communications Officer
(08) 9324 8634
amacniven@lawsocietywa.asn.au

Senior Counsel Appointments

The Law Society of Western Australia congratulates Mr Darren Jackson, Ms Carmel Barbagallo and Ms Amanda Forrester on their appointments as Senior Counsel. The appointments were announced by the Chief Justice of Western Australia, the Hon Wayne Martin AC.

Law Society President Elizabeth Needham said, “Each of the appointees has demonstrated undisputed integrity and talent. I commend our three new Senior Counsel.”

Mr Jackson practises as a barrister, specialising in the commercial fields of trade practices, intellectual property, insolvency and corporate regulation. He joined the Law Society in 2006 and is a member of its Education Committee.

Ms Forrester is currently Acting Director of Public Prosecutions.

Ms Barbagallo is a Consultant State Prosecutor, also employed with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

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For comment please contact:

Andrew MacNiven
Media and Communications Officer
(08) 9324 8634
amacniven@lawsocietywa.asn.au