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Corrs named legal rep for ampfa members

The AMP Financial Planners Association has selected Corrs Chambers Westgarth to investigate legal action available to ampfpa members, includ

by James Mitchell

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‘Extremely disappointing’: Women lawyers respond to latest barrister briefing numbers

Despite commitments to equitable briefing and more briefs reportedly going to women, the value of br...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Animal law education is crucial for ‘next generation of changemakers’

There are currently 15 law schools across Australia that offer animal law electives, and one protect...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Legal community mourns Vale Justice Richard Tracey

Vale Justice Richard Tracey, a man with “the highest integrity”, and the commissioner for the ag...

by Naomi Neilson

Minimum age of criminal responsibility to be lifted to 14

The federal government is set to increase the minimum age of criminal responsibility for Commonwealt...

by Emma Ryan

Insolvency Practice Inquiry should be welcomed, solicitor says

A Sydney-based lawyer has called on solicitors for more support to the struggling small and family businesses as the Insolvency Practices In...

by Naomi Neilson

When and why will in-house teams choose NewLaw firms?

The reasons why in-house legal departments will utilise a NewLaw firm have evolved over the past year, but there remain numerous barriers to...

by Jerome Doraisamy

What advocacy for women in sport has taught Mary Konstantopoulos about her in-house work

For the founder of Ladies who League and Ladies who Legspin, being an advocate for better representation, pay and treatment for women in the...

by Jerome Doraisamy

‘As a leader, I should be setting an example’: Q&A with Nicole Birman

In this conversation, carsales general counsel and company secretary Nicole Birman said that in-house leaders should not only be proponents ...

by Jerome Doraisamy

You’re never going to finish your to-do list, so stop sacrificing your health for it

Life as an in-house lawyer comes with its own unique professional challenges, and prioritising health and happiness, as well as a need to op...

by Jerome Doraisamy