Appointment to the Court of Appeal.

Justice Rowena Orr
The College warmly congratulates Rowena Orr KC on her appointment as a Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Victoria, effective today.

Justice Orr was appointed as Victoria’s -General in 2021. As Solicitor-General, Ms Orr appeared in the High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and Federal Court in a wide variety of cases, involving constitutional, administrative, criminal and commercial matters.

Prior to taking on the role of Solicitor-General, Justice Orr practised as a  for almost two decades, appearing in significant and complex cases for corporate entities, individuals and the state and Commonwealth governments. 

Justice Orr's appointment to the Court of Appeal is a testament to her exceptional legal career and commitment to justice.

View the Premier's media release