Appointment of The Hon Paul Cronin

Appointment of The Hon Paul Cronin

The Hon Paul Cronin has been appointed to the Professional Standards Board for the dioceses of Melbourne and Bendigo. Paul Cronin has served as a…

The Hon Paul Cronin has been appointed to the Professional Standards Board for the dioceses of Melbourne and Bendigo.

Paul Cronin has served as a Judge in the Family Court Australia for the past 13 years. The Melbourne role at the Court included being a member of the Chief Justice’s executive, and manager of court lists, as well as that of liaison judge with the legal profession. At various times, he sat as a member of the Full Court (or court of appeal) of the Court.

Prior to 2006, Paul practised law as a member of the Victorian Bar from 1998, including the role as the Bar’s representative on the Family Law Section of the Law Council of Australia.

Paul has worked as a solicitor in rural regions in the areas of family, criminal and child protection law.