Profiles

“Our Firm works collaboratively to deliver the best outcomes”

If your case is likely to be a jury trial in the County or Supreme Courts, we work with some of Victoria’s best Barristers to ensure we create the strongest possible team to defend your rights.  Whether your case requires a QC or hard working Junior Barrister, you can be assured that we will work with you every step of the way to meet your needs and your budget.   Where necessary we will conduct regular conferences with you to implement a strategy that achieves the best outcome for you.

Angus CameronPrincipal

B.A (Hons) LL.B  

Angus

Angus is an experienced criminal lawyer and a highly effective courtroom advocate. He appears daily in the Victorian Magistrates’ and County Courts and regularly instructs in the Supreme Court.

Angus has an extensive knowledge in all areas of criminal law and has successfully defended clients charged with all manner of offences, including murder, armed robbery, drug trafficking and family violence. He has also established expertise in mental illness, drug addiction and the way in which these complex issues relate to criminal justice.

Angus has been Principal of Matthew White and Associates since his predecessor was appointed a Magistrate in 2021. Prior to arriving at Matthew White and Associates at the beginning of 2020, he worked as a criminal defence lawyer for Fitzroy Legal Service where he specialised in defending clients who have drug addictions and mental illness, developing strong relationships with healthcare providers, rehabilitation facilities and community support organisations across Victoria

Angus holds Law and Arts degrees from the Australian National University. He received first class honours in Politics and majored in Arabic, which led him to live and study in the Middle East several times throughout university.

Before practising criminal law, Angus worked in immigration law. He was an accredited immigration agent and he volunteered at the Refugee and Immigration Legal Centre.