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​Directory of services

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​​Area of la​​w

​CSO Legal Practice Group

​A​

​Aboriginal land rights

Property & Native Title

​Admin​istrative law

Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Adoption 

​​Child Protection

​Agreements (intergovernmental) 

​​Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Anti-Discrimination Board - employment

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​​Anti-Discrimination Board - other

Community Law​

​Apprehended Violence Orders

Criminal Law

​Asset Divestments

Government Law

​​​​Commercial Law

​Attorneys General (Standing Committee - SCAG)

Constitutional & Administrative Law 

​Auditor General (powers/jurisdiction)

Government Law

​Australian Human Rights Commission - employment

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​​Australian Human Rights Commission - other

Community Law

​Award proceedings/disputes

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​​B​

​Bail

Criminal Law

​Bail securities - land

Property & Native Title

​Banking/Finance

- transactional

- advice

Government Law

​​Commercial Law


​Banking/Finance - litigation

​​Commercial Law

​Birth certificates

Child Protection

​Bona vacantia

Property & Native Title

Building contracts​

- transactional

- litigation

​​Commercial Law

C

Care and Protection Appeals

​Child Protection

​Charities (incl charitable trusts)

​​Community Law

​Commercial litigation

​​Commercial Law

​Competition (law and policy)

Government Law

​​​​Commercial Law

​Compulsory acquisition

Property & Native Title

​Constitution - Commonwealth

Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Constitution - State

Government Law

​Consumer credit

​​Commercial Law

​Contempt of court

Criminal Law

​Contracts - employment

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Contracts


- commercial (incl IT)

- litigation​

​​Commercial Law

​Corporate governance

Government Law

​​​​Commercial Law

​Corporatisation

Government Law

​​Commercial Law

​Corporations 

Government Law

​​Commercial Law

​Costs (incl costs in criminal cases, Suitors' Fund applications)

Criminal Law

​Criminal appeals

Criminal Law

​Criminal offences - prosecution

Criminal Law

​Crown representation - criminal

Criminal Law

​Crown representation - inquiries

Inquiries

​D​

​Debt recovery (significant)

​​Commercial Law

​Defamation

 

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Defence - criminal

Criminal Law

​Defence - civil

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

Defence - contract

​​Commercial Law

​Detention (wrongful) - civil

​​Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Disability services

Community Law

​Disciplinary proceedings

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Discrimination - employment

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Discrimination - other

​Community Law

​Dismissal (unfair/unlawful)

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Disorderley houses

Criminal Law

​DNA evidence

Inquiries

​E​

​Electoral Commissioner/Returning Officers

​Government Law

​Employment (equal opportunity) - prohibited/child protection

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Equity

Community Law

​F​

​Family Law interventions

Child Protection

​Finance

Government Law

​​Commercial Law

​Foreign evidence (taking of)

​Relevant Practice Group

​Foreign judgments (enforcement)

​Relevant Practice Group

​Forensic procedures

Inquiries

​Freedom of Information/GIPAA

Constitutional & Administrative Law

G​

​Gaming

Constitutional & Administrative Law

Criminal Law

​GIPAA

​​Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Government

​​Government Law

​GST

Commercial Law

​Government Sector Employment Act

Government Law

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Government trading enterprises

Government Law

​Governor

Government Law

​Guardianship (adult)

​Community Law

H​

​Hague Convention applications

​​Child Protection

​Heritage - transactional

​​Property & Native Title

​Heritage - appeals and other litigation

​​​Property & Native Title

​High Risk Offender applications

Criminal Law

​I​

​ICAC - powers/jurisdiction

​Government Law

​ICAC - representation before

Inquiries

​Industrial relations

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Information Technology - contracts  
- litigation

Commercial Law

​Infrastructure arrangements

- transactional

- litigation​

Commercial Law

​Injuries (personal)

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Inquests - assisting Coroner

Inquiries

​Inquests - representing interested parties

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

Inquiries

​Inquiries on conviction - Crimes (Appeal & Review) Act

Criminal Law

​Insolvency (incl bankruptcy)

Commercial Law

​Intellectual Property

- transactional

- litigation​

Commercial Law

​Intergovernmental agreements 

Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Intentional Torts

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​L​

​Land - compulsory acquisitions

​​​Property & Native Title

​Land - tenders 

Property & Native Title

​Land - lease, mortgage, purchase, sale etc

Property & Native Title

​Land - expression of interest

​​Property & Native Title

Land & Environment


- transactional

- litigation​

​​​​Property & Native Title

​Land tax

Commercial Law

​Landlord & Tenant

Property & Native Title

​Leases

- land

- litigation​

​​​​Property & Native Title

​Licensing - child care centres

​​Constitutional & Administrative Law

​​​​Property & Native Title

​Licensing - combat sports

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Licensing - employment

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Licensing - firearms

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Licensing - liquor, hotels & registered clubs

Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Licensing - land

Property & Native Title

​Licensing - retirement villages

Community Law

​Licensing - security industry

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Licensing - tattoo parlours

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Licensing - vocational

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Listening devices - investigations

Inquiries

​Listening devices - public interest immunity claims

Community Law

​M​

​Malicious prosecution Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Medical negligence ​Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)
​Mental Health Review Tribunal (appearance before) Criminal Law
​Misfeasance in Public Office Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​N​

​Native Title

Property & Native Title

​Negligence

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Nuisance

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​O​

​Ombudsman - powers/jurisdiction

Government Law

​Ombudsman - representation before

Constitutional & Administrative Law

P​

​Parens patriae and judicial review applications

​Child Protection

​Parentage issues and disputes

Child Protection

​Parole

Criminal Law

​Parole Board (appearance before)

Criminal Law

​Payroll tax

Commercial Law

​Periodic Detention Orders

Criminal Law

​Planning & Environment

Constitutional & Administrative Law

Property & Native Title

​Privacy

Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Privatisations 

Government Law

Commercial Law

​Probity

Government Law

Commercial Law

​Professional conduct

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Promotion appeals

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Property - damage

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Property - police custody

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Prosecutions (summary, regulatory, and indictable offences)

Criminal Law

​Public finance

Government Law

​​Commercial Law

​Public Interest Immunity

Community Law

​R​

​Relator actions

Community Law

​Restructures

​Government Law

​Revenue law (incl payroll tax, land tax, stamp duty and GST)

​​Commercial Law

​​Review of decisions/applications for enabling orders under the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Review of decision under the Children and Young Persons (Care and Protection) Act 1988

Child Protection

​Royal Commissions - (incl assisting, jurisdiction, powers, representation before)

Government Law

Inquiries

​Royal prerogative of mercy

Criminal Law

​S​

​Search warrants

Inquiries

​Secure care orders

Child Protection​

​Securities - land

Property & Native Title

​Sentencing (incl sentence review)

Criminal Law

​Sheriff


- powers & procedures

- transactional​

​​​​Property & Native Title

​Solicitors General (special committee)

Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Special Commission of Inquiry (powers, representation before)

Inquiries

Government Law

​Stamp duty

​​​​​Property & Native Title

​Statutory bodies

Government Law

​​​Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Statutory interpretation

Government Law

Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Statutory powers

​relevant Practice Group

​Submitting appearances

​relevant Practice Group

​Subpoenas (where the Crown Solicitor not otherwise instructed in the matter)

​​Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)​

​Surrogacy

​Child Protection

​Surveillance devices

Inquiries

T​

​Telecommunication agreements

Commercial Law

​Telecommunication investigations

Inquiries

​Tenders (incl IT)
- advice

- transactional

- litigation​

​​​​​Commercial Law

​Tenders - property

Property & Native Title

​Trade Practices (incl competition law and policy)
 

- advice

- transactional​

Government Law​

Commercial Law

​​Trade Practices - litigation

Commercial Law

​Transfer of business - employment 

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Trespass - defending claims for damages

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Trusts


 

- transactional

- litigation​

Commercial Law

​Trusts - charitable

​Community Law​

​Trusts - for minors

Child Protection

​Trusts - superannuation and death benefits

Child Protection

U​

​Unfai​r dismissal

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

​Unlawful arrest

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)​

​Unlawful imprisonment

Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)​

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies)

​Urgent medical intervention

Child Protection

V​

​Vexatious litigants

​​​Constitutional & Administrative Law

​Victims' Compensation

​​Torts (Justice/Law Enforcement Agencies)

Torts (Service/Regulatory Agencies​)

​W​​

​Wills and Estates (incl wills for minors, family provision claims and contested wills and estates)

​Child Protection

​Work Health and Safety

Employment Law & Industrial Relations

Workplace Surveillance Act

Employment Law & Industrial Relations


 

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