Public Interest Law Careers Guide - Independent Broad-Based Anti-Corruption Commission

Field of Law

Corporate and Government Accountability

Stage of Career

Practising Lawyers

Contact Details

Address: Level 1, North Tower, 459 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Phone: 1300 735 135 or 8635 6182
Visit the Independent Broad-Based Anti-Corruption website
Contact person: Victoria Elliott (Managing Lawyer) 

Description of Organisation

IBAC is Victoria's first anti-corruption body with responsibility for identifying and preventing serious corrupt conduct across the whole public sector, including members of Parliament, the judiciary and state and local government.

Number of legal positions within organisation: 12

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Information for practicing lawyers

What are you looking for in a permanent employee?

Knowledge and experience in criminal law, in particular, investigations, investigative strategy and assessment of evidence.

What prior work is viewed favourably?

Work in criminal law with a focus on investigations and policy.  In particular, work in a like coercive agency or criminal prosecution / defence experience. 

On average, how many positions become available per year?


How many applications do you receive for these?


Where do you advertise your positions?

Victorian Government Careers Portal; Law Institute Victoria, Seek

Do you use a recruitment agency?


Advice for applicants

IBAC advertises current vacancies on its website and on the Victorian Government Careers Portal. 

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