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Holly
Jager

Holly accepts briefs in commercial law, public law, and common law (major torts), in particular defamation. Holly also accepts briefs in white-collar crime and proceeds of crime. 

Before coming to the Bar, Holly was the Senior Associate to the Hon. Justice John Dixon and Senior Researcher to the Chief Justice (the Hon. Marilyn Warren AC QC).  Prior to these roles Holly was a Trial Division Researcher at the Supreme Court of Victoria working primarily for the Common Law Division. In particular, Holly had significant experience in the Major Torts List at the Court. 

Prior to working at the Court, Holly was a solicitor at HWL Ebsworth in the commercial group, and was a member of the media sub-group.  As part of that team Holly gained significant experience in commercial transactions, defamation and contempt proceedings.

Holly read with Renee Enbom SC and her senior mentor is Matt Collins AM QC. 

Recent cases:

  • Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants led by Saul Holt QC and Renee Enbom SC with Karen Argiropoulos

 

Professional memberships:

  • Commercial Bar Association (Monitor, Media Law Section)
  • Common Law Bar Association

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Contact

PH +61 3 03 9225 6029
Email [email protected]
FAX +61 3 03 9225 6355

Chambers: Room 1515
Castan Chambers
460 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Appellate
Civil Appeals
Merit Appeals
Commercial Law
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Contractual Disputes
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
Class Actions
Civil Procedure Law
Intellectual Property & Trade Practices
Property & Probate
Common Law
Class Actions
Intentional Torts
Negligence
Criminal Law
Corporate / White Collar Crime
Proceeds of Crime
Defamation
Equity & Trusts
Family Provision
Industry Regulations
Gaming Industry
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
International Law
Conflict of Laws
Choice of Law / Jurisdiction
Property & Probate
Trusts
Testator's Family Maintenance
Public Law & Administrative Law
Merits Review
Liquor Licensing
Judicial Review
Information Privacy
Industry Regulations
Human Rights Law
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Civil Liberties
Compliance & Investigations
Constitutional Law
Disciplinary Proceedings
Discrimination & Equal Opportunity
Technology Law & Media Law

ADMISSIONS

Admitted to the Legal Profession:
29 Apr 2014
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
24 Oct 2019

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts, Juris Doctor (University of Melbourne)

Also Entitled to Practise in

Federal Courts

Committee Memberships

Commercial Bar Association - Media Law