Criminal

Serious criminal matters involving allegations such as murder; manslaughter; robbery; sexual assault;drink driving and traffic offences; conspiracy and money laundering charges; coronial inquests; and appeals to all Courts including the High Court.

R v SDD [2018] OCA 280

In this matter Greg Walsh appeared as Counsel for SDD (Appellant) in the Supreme Court at Queensland, Court of Appeal. The Court was constituted by Sofronoff P and Gotterson JA and Boddice J. … Continue

R v SDD — District Court Maryborough

Greg Walsh represented SDD in respect of 13 counts of indecent dealing and 5 counts of observations of recordings in breach of privacy. The trial commenced at the District Court at Maryborough on … Continue

Regina v PB

In May 2017, Greg Walsh represented PB (The Accused), in respect of 16 counts of sexual offences contrary to section 61M(1), 66F(6)(b), 61J(l) Crimes Act 1900. The Complainant was cognitively impaired. The Complainant … Continue

R v Chute (No 4) [2018] ACTSC 259

On 11 September 2018, Mossop J delivered judgement as to the application for a permanent stay of the special hearing by John Chute. Greg Walsh appeared on behalf of the Accused. The history … Continue

R v Chute (No 3) [2017] ACTSC

On 17 November 2017, Mossop J gave reasons for his conclusion that the fact that the procedure in s.316(2) of the Crimes Act 1900 (ACT) had been overlooked, did not avoid the obligation … Continue

R v Chute (No 2) [2017] ACTSC 347

In this matter Greg Walsh acted for Chute. On 24 July 2017, Murrell CJ found that John Chute was unfit to plead to an indictment containing 16 counts; R v Chute [2017] ACTSC … Continue

Joanne Young v Josephine Smith – Contempt [2017] NSWSC 1443

In this matter Greg Walsh acted for Joanne Young (Plantiff) JUDGMENT 1 On 2 August 2016, the Contemnor, Ms Josephine Aapa Smith was found guilty of contempt of Court. The Court, as presently … Continue

REGINA V DC

In this matter Greg Walsh acted for DC. DC was charged with 12 offences including installed device to film others, use carriage service to harass, film person in private act, sexual intercourse without … Continue

HUGHES v THE QUEEN [2017] HCA 20 (14 June 2017)

In this matter Greg Walsh acted for Robert Hughes, the Appellant. The High Court, by majority, dismissed an appeal form a decision of the Court of Criminal Appeal of the Supreme Court of … Continue

The Queen v Adam Filippone [2016] NTS C67 (24 March 2017)

Greg Walsh acted for Adam Filippone (‘The Accused”) who was charged with murdering Peter Wayne Murphy (“The Deceased”) on 17 August 2008. In the alterative, he was charged with one count of assisting … Continue