Daniel D. Nguyen

Daniel D. Nguyen

Contact Details

Phone: 61 3 9225 6619
Email: danielnguyen@vicbar.com.au
Fax: (03) 9077 7471
Clerk: Lennons List


  • Common Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Appellate
  • Criminal Law
  • Public Law and Administrative Law
  • Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals and Commissions


Professional Background

Daniel has a broad practice in personal injury, commercial and property matters.

Daniel was previously the Class Actions Coordinator at the Supreme Court of Victoria. He worked with the Hon. Jack Forrest QC in the 2009 Black Saturday bushfire proceedings and other Judges in a number of class actions.

Daniel began his legal career as Associate to the Hon. Tony Pagone QC, who was then head of the Commercial Court at the Supreme Court. He completed his legal internship at Galbally Rolfe.

Daniel read with his Honour Coroner Simon McGregor and his senior mentor is Justice Andrew Keogh.


  • Committee member – Victorian Bar Council 
  • Founding committee member – Asian Australian Lawyers Association (Vic). 
  • Australian Advocacy Institute Advocacy Instructor - he has taught advocacy at the Legal Institute in Papau New Guinea and the Victorian Bar Readers Course.
  • Secretary General - International Commission of Jurists (Vic) (Past)
  • Board Member - Flemington-Kensington CLC (Past)

Presentations and publications:

  • ‘Recent TAC and WorkCover Statutory Benefit Decisions’ presented at the Legalwise Personal Injury Conference: Statutory Benefits and Common Law Claims, Melbourne on 14 September 2017.
  • 'The Advent of E-Litigation: The Paperless Trial' an article published in the Australian Lawyers Alliance, Precedent Journal, March/April 2017 Edition.
  • 'Death Penalty Developments in the USA and Australia' presented at the Amendment of Vietnam's Criminal Procedure Codes and Overseas Experiences Conference, Ho Chi Minh University of Law on 25 September 2015.
  • 'Contract Drafting Tips Arising out of the Unanimous High Court Decision of Brookfield Multiplex Ltd v Owners Corporation Strata Plan 61288 & Anor' presented at the Legalwise 4th Annual Contracts Conference on 30 March 2015.
  • 'Class Actions in Victoria', presented with Hon. Jack Forrest QC at the Victoria Commercial Teachers Association Conference on 25 November 2014.