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Big Law 05 March 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyLaw Society of NSW names new CEO

The chief operating officer of the Law Society of NSW has been named as its new chief executive, a role he has been...

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SME Law 30 January 2024 ByLauren Croft‘Times have changed’: Being an advocate without being a barrister

While barristers have traditionally done most of the advocacy work within the Australian legal profession, this criminal...

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Big Law 03 January 2024 ByMalavika SanthebennurHere, Australian lawyer and Miles Franklin Literary Award winner...

Here, Australian lawyer and Miles Franklin Literary Award winner Shankari Chandran highlights the importance of...

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The Bar 19 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyWhile new data from the Law Council shows that targets are being met...

While new data from the Law Council shows that targets are being met on equitable briefing rates, the percentage of...

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The Bar 04 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyPerth-based silk elected as new Law Council president

A new executive was named for the Law Council of Australia last weekend, with a Western Australian senior counsel being...

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Politics 29 September 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyVoice ‘legally safe’ and ‘will not result in excessive...

The proposed Voice to Parliament is “simple, straightforward, safe and modest”, and lawyers have a duty to ensure...

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Politics 09 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyLawyer named as Change Our Game ambassador

Molina Asthana, a Melbourne-based lawyer, advocate, and board director, has been named as an ambassador for the...

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SME Law 14 July 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyMelbourne-based partner named as new ALA national president

The Australian Lawyers Alliance has appointed a partner from Melbourne-based firm Arnold Dallas McPherson as its new...

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The Bar 05 June 2023 ByLauren CroftCourtroom advocacy is ‘inherently human’: Why ChatGPT won’t...

While artificial intelligence (AI) and other emerging tech are likely to replace a number of legal functions outside the...

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Politics 11 May 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyFormer Bar Association presidents call shadow A-G’s Voice comments...

In an interview with News Corp earlier this week, Senator Michaelia Cash said that the proposed Voice to Parliament...

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