Dr Patel’s historic, and proper, acquittal on 13 March 2013 was widely publicised – I was pleased to have been part of the legal team, and to have been able to work on putting together the defence case led at Dr Patel’s re-trial.

Here are a couple of the many, many articles that were published:

http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/patel-not-guilty/4571714

https://www.qt.com.au/videos/jayant-patel-speaks-about-being-set-free/21089/

 

Posted by Kylie Hillard

Kylie is a barrister at the private bar in Queensland and practices in a variety of areas. Kylie is also the Secretary of the Equal Opportunity and Diversity Subcommittee of the Bar Association of Queensland, is a founding Director of the Asia Pacific Professionals Association, President of Soroptimist International Brisbane, President of Labor Lawyers Queensland, and President of the Forest Lake ALP Branch. Kylie has also held positions including the Chair of National Advocacy for Soroptimist International Australia, and was the Vice-President of the Women Lawyers Association of Queensland for 3 years.