Magistrates’ Court Victoria’s Specialist Family Violence Courts

The Magistrates’ Court of Victoria’s Specialist Family Violence Courts (SFVCs) continue to expand across the state in 2022.

SFVCs bring together specialist judiciary, staff, services and programs to deliver a specialist family violence response.

Hear about how the Magistrates’ Court of Victoria has transformed family violence service delivery over the past two years, to ensure access to court services throughout COVID-19.


Therese McCarthy, Supervising Magistrate, Family Violence and Personal Safety Intervention Orders

Leanne Sinclair, Associate Director, Victoria Legal Aid Family Violence Response

Irene Chrisopoulidis, Managing Principal Lawyer, Victoria Police Lawyers Group

Senior Sergeant Benjamin Gordon, Victoria Police Detective

Presented by Magistrates' Court Victoria

Wednesday 18 May

Live online event
This event is free

Law Week is finished for 2022. We look forward to seeing you next year.