ACT News

New senior counsel appointed for ACT

Director of Public Prosecutions in the ACT Jon White was appointed new Senior Counsel on Tuesday.

The new appointment was announced by ACT Bar Association president Greg Stretton SC.

A graduate of the Australian National University, Mr White was employed as the director of Public Prosecutions in September 2008 during which time he conducted a number of high profile cases.

He had originally joined the Commonwealth Department of Public Prosecutions in 1990 as assistant director.