Honourable John Sulan QC Appointed As Next Chair Of Sentencing Advisory Council

Honourable John Sulan QC Appointed As Next Chair Of Sentencing Advisory Council

South Australia Attorney-General John Rau

New Chair Of Sentencing Advisory Council Announced

Victor P Taffa

Honourable John Sulan QC has been appointed as the next chair of South Australia’s Sentencing Advisory Council.

“John Sulan understands the importance of community confidence in the justice sector, while adhering to the principles of the law. He will be an excellent chair of the Sentencing Advisory Council.” Attorney-General John Rau said.

Mr. Sulan QC will take over from outgoing Chair the Honourable Kevin Duggan AM, QC.

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank Kevin Duggan for his time as Chair, overseeing the work of the Sentencing Advisory Council since its establishment in 2012.”

Mr. Sulan will take up his duties immediately.

Background

Sentencing Advisory Council was established to improve the quality and availability of information on sentencing in South Australia.

In his time with the Supreme Court Mr. Sulan QC has overseen many high-profile, complex cases.