New judicial appointment to the County Court's Common Law Division

6 August 2019

The County Court offers a warm welcome to His Honour Judge Arushan Pillay.

Judge Pillay has come from the Bar and has worked mainly in the areas of personal injury, medical negligence and disciplinary matters and OH&S.

He has represented numerous statutory bodies including the Medical Panels Victoria, the Nurses Board of Victoria, the Victims of Crimes Assistance Tribunal, and the Legal Aid Commission, and was nominated for the Victorian Bar’s Pro Bono award in 2017 for his work as lead Counsel at the inquest into the death of Numan Haider.

Judge Pillay has established a practice representing medical professionals before their professional disciplinary bodies and the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT).

His Honour's welcome ceremony will be held on Friday 16 August at 9.15am – watch the livestream.

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