Applications Sought - NSW DPP Private Briefing Panel


Practice development

Applications are sought from junior counsel for inclusion on the Director of Public Prosecutions (NSW) Private Briefing Panel. Current panel members will need to apply for re-appointment.

Suitability to be added to the panel will be assessed on the following factors:

  • Experience in the conduct of criminal trials
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the criminal law and laws of evidence
  • Appreciation of the role of a criminal prosecutor

The panel will have a lifespan of 12 months, which may be extended as required.

An information sheet, which provides greater detail about the Panel can be downloaded here: NSCP-Information-Sheet.pdf (

Applications will close on 31 January 2022 and must be submitted via the ODPP Private Briefing Panel site: Private briefing panel | ODPP (

If you no longer wish to receive In Brief, please notify the Bar Association's