The Honourable Chrissa Loukas-Karlsson SC, the ACT Supreme Court’s most recently appointed judge, has delivered the inaugural Theophilos (Tom) Efkarpidis Oration titled “Ancient Greece, Modern Australia and the Criminal Law”.

The ACT Chapter of the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association (HAL) hosted the Oration on 16 November 2018.

The event was generously sponsored by Meyer Vandenberg Lawyers in Canberra, and was attended by numerous members of the ACT legal fraternity.

The event was attended by members of the Efkarpidis Family, Chief Justice Murrell the ACT Patron of HAL, the Greek Ambassador to Australia, President of the ACT Law Society, Vice President of the ACT Bar Association and many other distinguished guests and HAL members.

Mal Varitimos QC, who attended the Oration, thanked Justice Chrissa Loukas-Karlsson on the evening for preparing such a scholarly and thought-provoking paper.

Papers from the event will be posted as they are available.

Pictures from the event