Kevin Bell (judge)
|The Honourable Justice
|Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria|
10 February 2005
|President of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal|
19 February 2008
|Born||Kevin Harcourt Bell|
|Alma mater||Monash University|
Kevin Bell AM is a judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria, in the Australian state of Victoria since February 2005. Since February 2008, he has served as the President of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT). Prior to this he had worked as a Queen's Counsel for eight years and a barrister for 20 years.
On 19 February 2008, Victorian Attorney-General Rob Hulls announced that Bell would replace Justice Stuart Morris as the Head of VCAT. He was appointed for a two-year term. He is to carry out a review of VCAT to determine what reforms, if any, are necessary.
Bell was also elected as a Councillor of the City of Essendon, where he was active in establishing the Essendon Community Legal Centre. Bell holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws with honours from Monash University.
- "Supreme Court of Victoria - Judges". Supreme Court of Victoria. Retrieved 29 January 2017.
- "New head of VCAT to review tribunal’s operations" (Press release). Government of Victoria. 19 February 2008.
- Monash Newsline (Monash University)
- "Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia (A-L)" (PDF). 2017 Australia Day Honours List. Office of the Governor-General of Australia. 26 January 2017. Retrieved 26 January 2017.