Remy van de Wiel QC

Contact Details

Phone: (03) 9225 7563
Fax: (03) 9078 2670
Clerk: Foley's List

Remy has been in continuous practice for over 30 years.  His practice encompasses pleas, committals, trials and appellate matters in all Courts and Tribunals in every State of Australia and Royal Commissions.

Areas of ExpertiseCriminal Law/Intervention/Compensation

  • Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Judicial Review and Administrative law
  • Criminal Law (Appellate)
  • Crimes against the person
  • Proceeds of Crime/Money Laundering
  • Inquests/Inquiries


Admitted to the Legal Profession:   03 March 1969
Signed Victorian Bar Roll: 05 April 1973
Appointed Silk:  24 November 1998
He has also practised in:
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Western Australian

at trial and appeal levels.


Professional Background

Remy has been involved in numerous trials for murder, computer fraud, drug cases and taxation prosecution both at trial and on appeal.  Although predominantly criminal Remy's practices also include civil cases.

Over the years Remy has been Chairman of the Victorian Criminal Bar Association of which he has been a member since its inception and has been involved with and served on many committees such as Law Reform, Mental Health and Ethics Committees and has been instrumental in establishing free legal service bodies.

Remy is admitted to and has practiced in all states of Australia, appeared in Royal Commissions on Trade Unions, Institutional responses to child sexual abuse and Aboriginal Deaths in custody.

In 2015 he has been raised to the level of 'Legend' by the Victorian Bar.