PROFILE

Full Name: Ffyona Livingstone Clark
Email: ffyona@vicbar.com.au
Phone:+61 3 9225 7777
Mobile:0428 060 780
Chambers: Owen Dixon Chambers West
Room: 1123
Date of Admission: 18 Mar 2014
Called to the Bar: 26 Oct 2017
Previous Occupation: Solicitor Advocate

Profile

Ffyona accepts briefs in all areas of criminal and quasi-criminal law including inquests and inquiries, regulatory matters, and child protection proceedings. She also welcomes briefs in related public and administrative law matters. 

Before coming to the Bar Ffyona worked as a solicitor advocate in private practice, at the Department of Health and Human Services, and Victoria Legal Aid. She has also worked at the Coroners Court of Victoria, the Law Institute of Victoria, and Legal Aid Queensland. 

Ffyona has appeared in a range of summary and indictable matters, as well as in child protection and intervention order matters in the lower courts. She has instructed in appellate matters in the County and Supreme Courts. As a solicitor advocate, she appeared in a number of contested hearings, including as an Independent Children’s Lawyer in child protection proceedings.  

Ffyona is completing a Master of Laws (Criminal Practice) under the supervision of the Honourable Terry Buddin SC (NSW Supreme Court and Court of Criminal Appeal), and Hugh Selby (Barrister, co-author of “Expert Evidence: Law, Practice, Procedure and Advocacy”). 

Ffyona has tutored in advocacy for the Australian National University in the Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice program.

Ffyona is reading with Elizabeth Ruddle. Her senior mentor is Rachel Doyle SC. 

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Areas of Practice

Public/Administrative

  • Disciplinary Proceedings

Criminal

  • Juvenile Justice

Inquests/Inquiries

  • Coronial Inquests
From 27 Oct 2017, liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.


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