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28 Sep 2016
Boutique raises big bucks for disadvantaged kids
An Australian boutique firm has helped raise more than $260,000 for a charity that focuses on improving early literacy rates. ...
22 Sep 2016
Finding a respectful course for the marriage equality debate
A panel talk hosted by Baker & McKenzie has explored the ins and outs of Australia’s political crossroads on marriage equality. ...
Women4Women
15 Sep 2016
National firm seeks to alleviate poverty
Piper Alderman has thrown its support behind a new campaign that asks Australian women to support the empowerment of women living in poverty by train...
13 Sep 2016
Partner completes Nepal project
A partner has returned home from Nepal after embarking on a vital project, which helped school children who were affected by the devastating earthquak...
8 Sep 2016
Indigenous firm launches video campaign
Two young Indigenous women who work at Indigenous law firm Terri Janke and Company are producing an educational video campaign called Law Way. ...
2 Sep 2016
Lawyers’ wit and eloquence to be put to the test
Young lawyers will be put through their paces at an upcoming competition which aims to uncover the best public speakers in law. ...
30 Aug 2016
Firm throws support behind Australia’s youth
Lawyers from Corrs Chambers Westgarth have donned their best purple attire to support young people who identify as sexuality and gender diverse. ...
25 Aug 2016
Oxford enables students' human rights pursuits
Aspiring human rights lawyer Angela Powditch has recently returned to Australia from a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Oxford University summer school. ...
23 Aug 2016
Senior associate completes 30km charity swim
While the Olympics have wrapped up, a McCullough Robertson senior associate has taken to the pool to raise vital funds for cancer research. ...
19 Aug 2016
Intern program golden chance to back Commonwealth Games
Three law students have been selected for a coveted internship with the official lawyers to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. ...
17 Aug 2016
Firm raises $95K for charity
The Wotton + Kearney team smashed their fundraising efforts for not-for-profit organisation So They Can out of the park, raising almost double their g...
12 Aug 2016
Ashurst pays tribute to retired secretary
Ashurst has renamed one of its Brisbane meeting rooms in honour of a long-standing secretary who has just said farewell to the firm. ...
10 Aug 2016
Lawyers hit the slopes for a cause
Over 300 legal professionals have rugged up to take part in the annual Lawski event at Thredbo, which saw over $16,000 raised for charity organisation...
5 Aug 2016
Young guns to join forces at legal hackathon
King & Wood Mallesons has announced it has paired up with Melbourne Law School to host a corporate legal hackathon for some of Australia’s brig...
4 Aug 2016
Lucky kicks discovered in old court fireplace
A turn of the century ankle boot has been unearthed at the redevelopment site of a historic NSW Children’s Court. ...
2 Aug 2016
Pokémon Go craze ignites lawyers’ concern
Aussie lawyers are abuzz with concern for the potential legal fallout Pokémon Go may cause for avid app users and the public at large. ...
28 Jul 2016
Lawyers swap suits for footy boots
A Queensland-based firm has taken to the field to throw its support behind rugby league’s greatest players. ...
26 Jul 2016
Pyjama stripes replace pinstripes to help children in care
Macpherson Kelley lawyers have donned their very best sets of pyjamas in place of their usual corporate attire, to raise funds for a mentoring program...
25 Jul 2016
New partnership to support disadvantaged communities
Two organisations have paired up to assist over 200,000 disadvantaged Australians who are currently vulnerable in the legal system. ...
21 Jul 2016
Partner’s battle inspires firm’s support of cancer charity event
A boutique firm in Sydney has rallied behind one of its lawyers in his fight against cancer, by supporting a charity ball hosted by Tour de Cure. ...
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