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The Bar 07 February 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyFormer Law Council president appointed FCFCOA judge

Tass Liveris, who was the 2022 president of the Law Council of Australia and president of the Law Society of the...

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Politics 31 January 2024 ByLauren CroftA-G to meet with senior members of Biden administration

Attorney-General of the Commonwealth of Australia Mark Dreyfus KC MP is travelling to Washington, DC, this week to meet...

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Big Law 11 January 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonAlthough the government’s proposal to introduce ASIC criminal trials...

Although the government’s proposal to introduce ASIC criminal trials to the Federal Court is good in theory, the Law...

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Politics 04 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyRecently released data from the Attorney-General’s Department show a...

Recently released data from the Attorney-General’s Department show a “notable positive performance” from the...

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Politics 01 December 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyFirms’ pro bono hours loom large as government tender process opens

Early last week, the request for tender to re-establish the Whole of Australian Government Legal Services Panel went...

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The Bar 29 November 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyNew Supreme Court, District Court judges appointed in NSW

NSW Attorney-General Michael Daley has elevated a District Court judge to the state’s Supreme Court and appointed a...

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The Bar 20 November 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyWA A-G names new District Court judge, Solicitor-General

The West Australian Attorney-General, John Quigley, has appointed a barrister and former prosecutor as a judge of the...

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The Bar 20 November 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyNSW A-G appoints 2 new District Court judges, new Chief Judge at...

Earlier this month, NSW Attorney-General Michael Daley named two barristers as judges for the state’s District Court...

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Politics 16 November 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyNew Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions named

Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus has appointed a Victorian silk as the newest Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions...

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The Bar 06 November 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy2 new magistrates appointed in Cairns

Queensland Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath has made two permanent appointments to the Cairns Magistrates Court.

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