Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
subscribe to our newsletter sign up
SME Law

Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.

SME Law

19 May 2017
‘Fundamental misunderstanding’ of retainer costs lawyer $5K
A veteran Perth lawyer has been hit with a $5,000 penalty and other disciplinary conditions after a misconduct finding by the Western Australia State ...
Microphone
18 May 2017
McCabes discusses life in law
Australian boutique firm McCabes Lawyers has launched a new audio series focusing on “dinner party” legal issues. Write comment (0 Commen...
legal service
17 May 2017
Family law firm gives back to community through new clinic
A family law firm is in the midst of launching a new monthly legal service to promote access to justice in its community. Write comment (0 Co...
17 May 2017
Crunch time for orchard sale
Jubilee Almonds has been advised on the sale of its orchards to Select Harvests. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
15 May 2017
WA firm recruits two
Murfett Legal is pleased to announce it has appointed two new members of staff. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
12 May 2017
Lawyer caught in sticky situation
A post-it note that a Jindabyne lawyer slapped on to a bundle of documents and sent off for his clients to sign has been his unravelling, with a profe...
12 May 2017
Perth firm hires IR specialist
A Western Australian commercial law firm has appointed a new special counsel to lead its industrial relations practice. Write comment (0 Comm...
11 May 2017
Boutique transforming people’s perceptions of lawyers
A boutique law firm has successfully set up its practice to change the way people think about their lawyers, while enforcing a genuine approach to fle...
20 Apr 2017
David can now challenge Goliath
Taking on an opponent with ‘unlimited’ resources has historically been a daunting prospect, which has arguably deterred the pursuit of a number of...
6 Apr 2017
Regional firm bucking the trend for women in law
A regional law firm has implemented a number of innovative programs and flexible working conditions to see the bulk of its female staff return to work...
FROM THE WEB
Recommended by Spike Native Network
more from lawyers weekly
Robert Crowe SC
May 23 2019
ACT names retired barrister as acting judge
The ACT has appointed an acting judge for its Supreme Court to manage an upcoming period of leave. ...
May 22 2019
Lawyer X commissioner responds to concerns about privacy, suppression
Yesterday’s proceedings of the Royal Commission into Management of Police Informants saw a respons...
ACT
May 22 2019
ACT makes gains in youth justice
The Australian Capital Territory is seeing improvement in youth justice outcomes, despite a concessi...
APPOINTMENTS
Brisbane partner, Thomson Geer
Jul 26 2018
New Brisbane partner for Thomson Geer
Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
 appoints new company director and chairman
Jul 25 2018
WA’s Law Access appoints new company director and chairman
Western Australia’s legal pro bono referral service Law Access is welcoming the announcement of a ...
Appointed, handshake
Jun 26 2018
Queensland crown prosecutor appointed to District Court
Crown prosecutor Glen Cash QC has been appointed to the District Court of Queensland and will presid...
opinion
May 20 2019
‘I’d rather lick the floor of a bus than talk to a law student’
The unattainable and exclusive brilliance of the legal profession is a constellation made up of very...
May 14 2019
Why workplace wellness is the real trickle-down economics
Failure to adequately cater for staff health and wellbeing is not only morally bankrupt – it’s a...
Hoi An
Apr 16 2019
How south-east Asia helped me find myself as a law student
You don’t have to know when you start law school what it is that you’re going to do with the res...