Karen practices in a broad range of criminal and regulatory matters.
She is an experienced trial and appellate advocate and provides advice and representation to individuals, corporations, government departments and statutory bodies in relation to a variety of criminal and quasi-criminal cases.
Karen has particular expertise in occupational health and safety. She has also acted in cases involving environment protection, food safety, building and electrical safety.
Karen has appeared in inquests and inquiries as counsel assisting and on behalf of witnesses and interested parties.
She also has substantial experience in proceedings under the Serious Offenders Act 2018 and the Crimes (Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried) Act 1997.
Karen has a Master of Laws (LLM) specialising in corporate regulation, criminal law and human rights.
She is recommended in Doyle’s 2018 Guide for Leading Criminal Law Junior Counsel – Victoria, holds an Indictable Crime Certificate and is on the Victoria Legal Aid Preferred Trial Counsel List.
Before joining the bar, Karen was a senior lawyer at WorkSafe Victoria and the Office of Public Prosecutions.
Some of the cases in which Karen has appeared include:
To get in touch with Karen Argiropoulos | or for more information please contact the Clerk on: +61 3 9225 7222 or firstname.lastname@example.org