Chris is an Australian lawyer specialising in criminal law. He represents clients in bail applications, plea hearings, negotiations, committal hearings, case conferences, trials and appeals.
Chris regularly appears in the Magistrates’ Court and Children’s Court, and has particular expertise in Koori Court matters. He has appeared in County Court proceedings, and instructed counsel in serious indictable matters in the County and Supreme Courts.
An experienced board member with a background in governance, Chris is also an advocate for good governance practices in prisons, police forces, community legal aid services and correctional services organisations.
Chris is employed as a solicitor-advocate at Chester Metcalfe Lawyers in Melbourne.