Teresa Porritt

Teresa Porritt
Contact Info
Teresa Porritt
BA/LLB (Monash)
"Responding to international child abduction" Published in the Law Institute Journal's March 2009 issue.
Areas of Practice
Administrative Law (Judicial Review), Administrative Law (Merits Review), Children's Court, Criminal Law, Criminal Law (Appellate), Guardianship and Administration, Inquests, Intervention Orders, VCAT
Additional Info
Prior to being called to the Bar, Teresa was employed as a solicitor for the Department of Human Services. Her work included appearances in relation to coronial inquests; applications for the return of children under the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction; reviews relating to the supervision of offenders under the Crimes(Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act; and the review of decisions made pursuant to the Disability Act and Adoption Act.

Before this, Teresa was an Associate at the Supreme Court to the Honourable Justice Coldrey where she assisted His Honour in the Criminal Division.
Owen Dixon Chambers West
9225 7888
9600 0320