Justice Stephen O’Meara delivered a heartfelt speech at the Victorian Bar Readers' Dinner in Melbourne, sharing personal anecdotes and highlighting the importance of mental health in the legal profession.

He spoke about his journey as a barrister, the challenges faced, and the need for support during difficult times.

Addressing the Readers' group, Justice O'Meara encouraged them to embrace the nobility of their work and appreciate the impact they have on their clients' lives.

The speech celebrated diversity within the profession and conveyed a message of resilience and appreciation for life.

View the speech