Paul Bennett

Paul Bennett

Paul Bennett was appointed a Magistrate (part-time) in 2007 and has worked in criminal courts in Adelaide, regional and remote areas. He has worked in specialist courts for family violence, drug and mental health offenders, and currently works in various criminal courts, including the Nunga Courts at Port Adelaide and Murray Bridge.

Paul was a criminal lawyer with the Legal Services Commission in South Australia (1988-2000) and then the Criminal Practice Manager at the Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement (2001-07). He has regularly represented Aboriginal clients in Aboriginal Courts, as well as other criminal courts at all levels.