Law Society Congratulates New Judge


The Law Society of Tasmania today congratulates Chief Magistrate Michael Brett on his appointment to the Supreme Court. Mr Brett will fill the vacancy arising from Justice Porter’s retirement.

The President of the Law Society, Matthew Verney said

“Mr Brett has been a fine Magistrate and Chief Magistrate and I have no doubt will be an excellent Judge of the Supreme Court of Tasmania. He is both widely liked and respected. On behalf of the legal profession I offer my warm congratulations to him.”


Matthew Verney


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29 June 2016