John R Sullivan


Admitted to practice law in Australia in 1977 John Sullivan has been a principal Solicitor for the firms of John Sullivan and Associates, O’Connor Sullivan and now Sullivan Braham Pty. Ltd.  John has been a resident of Sale for many years and is a well respected member of the community.

John has extensive experience appearing in Magistrates’ Court, Children’s Court and County Court proceedings including contested criminal proceedings, pleas, bail applications, committal proceedings and appeals and appears regularly in the Magistrates’, Children’s and County Courts of Sale, Bairnsdale and the Latrobe Valley.  If eligible, Victoria Legal Aid may provide funding to clients for John Sullivan’s services.

John has instructed Counsel in a large number of criminal Trials in the County Court and Appeals to the Court of Appeal.  

John is experienced in all aspects of civil litigation including damages claims, debt collection, property and other various disputes.  In the course of his career John has also gained vast experience in Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal proceedings, Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal proceedings and Transport Accident Commission claims.

John has extensive experience as a mediator including mediating family law property disputes, family provision claims and other commercial disputes. John was recognized by the Law Institute of Victoria as the winner of the Regional Lawyer of the Year Award for 2015.


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