Antony David Trood

Contact Details

Phone: (03) 9225 7570 | 0412 608 733
Fax: (03) 9078 2670
Clerk: Foleys List

In Tony's career as firstly, a solicitor with the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service and then subsequently at the Bar he has practised extensively in all areas of criminal law appearing both to prosecute and defend.

He is a member of the Criminal Bar Association, both as an elected committee member and a non-elected committee member for a number of years.  He has been a member of Crockett Chambers since its inception.

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law - in all jurisdictions including Trial and Appellate Advocacy
  • Licensing and Disciplinary hearings
  • Inquests
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Mental Impairment & Fitnesss To Be Tried
  • Traffic Law
  • Intervention Orders


Professional Background

Qualifications - BA, LLB (Monash University).

Solicitor: 1979 - 1984, with 3.5 years @ Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service, including the position of Principal Solicitor.

Signed the Bar Roll- 17 May 1984.

Author: The Law of Arrest - Criminal Law Investigation & Procedure Victoria; Chapter 1A.3.1.

Member of the Department of Justice Summary Procedure Steering Group