From 24/10/2013,Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.Simon has extensive experience as an advocate in criminal matters and is available to take briefs in a range of areas. He has a particular interest in gaining further experience in the areas of Family Law and Disciplinary Tribunals. Simon was a Senior Prosecutor with the Queensland Police Service for 11 years. He has appeared in a wide range of criminal matters from shoplifting hearings to contested murder committals and large scale commercial drug trafficking matters. For several years he travelled on the court circuit conducting matters in the remote Aboriginal communities of Cape York and the Torres Strait. He also worked for a short time with a boutique criminal law firm in Melbourne. His experience includes regular appearances in a range of matters including: Children?s Court; Coronial Inquests; Intervention Orders; Committal Proceedings; Bail Applications; and Contested Hearings. Simon accepts briefs for matters in all courts including suburban, regional and interstate.From 24 Oct 2013, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards legislation.