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Barrister Duncan Berents

Duncan BerentsDate of Admission

BSc/LLB (ANU), LLM (Prosecutions)

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Common Law
  • Building and Construction Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Coronial Inquests/Commissions of Inquiry

Duncan practices predominantly in criminal law.  He has extensive advocacy experience in the Federal, NSW and ACT jurisdictions. Duncan has a particular experience in forensics, high-tech crime, firearms and mental health.  His practice also includes appearing in a wide variety of civil matters.

Duncan Berents was admitted as a legal practitioner in 2005.
Prior to being called to the Bar, Duncan was a
Senior Legal Officer for the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions. During his 6 years with the CDPP, Duncan prosecuted a diverse range of matters under NSW, ACT and Federal criminal law.

Contact Details
Address:         Level 64,
                         MLC Centre
                         19 Martin Place (Cnr of King and Castlereagh Streets)
                         Sydney NSW 2000
                         DX 343 Sydney
Telephone:     02 8076 6620
Fax:                  02 8076 6622

If you have any enquiries concerning Duncan Berents’ availability please contact the Clerk, Ian Irvine

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