|Chief Judge of the County Court of Victoria|
|Assumed office |
8 September 2015
|Nominated by||Martin Pakula|
|Appointed by||Linda Dessau|
|Preceded by||Michael Rozenes|
Peter Barrington Kidd
4 October 1965
Adelaide, South Australia
|Education||Prince Alfred College|
|Alma mater||University of Adelaide|
Peter Barrington Kidd SC (born 4 October 1965) is an Australian jurist. He has served as Chief Judge of the County Court of Victoria since 8 September 2015, and as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria since 24 May 2016.
As chief judge of the County Court, Kidd chairs the County Court's Board of Management and is a member of the Courts Council, the governing body of Court Services Victoria. He also sits on the boards of the Judicial College of Victoria. and the Judicial Commission of Victoria.
Between 2005 and 2008, Kidd worked as an International Prosecutor at the War Crimes Chamber of the State Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which investigated and tried war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide committed during the Bosnian conflict in the 1990s.
Kidd joined Victoria's Crown Prosecutors' Chambers in January 2009 after returning to Australia, and in November 2011 he was appointed Senior Counsel. In July 2013 he was appointed a Senior Crown Prosecutor.
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- "Law Institute of Victoria: New Kidd on the block".
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