This episode was recorded remotely at the recent Australian Bar Association/NSW Bar Association conference in Sydney and fleshes out why the Labor Party believes we need a federal anti-corruption body, what it would look like and, from the perspective of the legal profession, what such a body must look like in order to be effective.
Plus, in case you missed them, check out these recent episodes of The Lawyers Weekly Show:
• How can law students study smarter, not harder?
• Navigating and challenging the ‘exhausting practicalities’ of life in law
• Where are we headed with whistleblower protections in Australia?
• Pat McCabe’s journey from the rugby field to a law firm