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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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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 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 18 October 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy25 new silks named in Victoria

The Chief Justice of Victoria has announced the appointment of 25 Victorian barristers to senior counsel.

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Politics 18 October 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyBarrister named as new IBAC commissioner

A Victoria-based barrister and solicitor has been appointed as the new commissioner for the state’s Independent...

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Big Law 14 October 2023 ByLawyers WeeklyFights over fees and new silks: What’s hot in law this week (9–13...

The Voice referendum is finally here, and academics and judges around the country are out addressing concerns about the...

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The Bar 06 September 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy2 silks appointed to Federal Court bench

Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus KC has named two barristers as judges of the Federal Court, who will sit in the Victorian...

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The Bar 05 September 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy4 new silks named in South Australia

Late last week, the Chief Justice of South Australia named four new senior counsel for the state.

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The Bar 01 September 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyKate Eastman SC named NSW Law Reform commissioner

Experienced employment law specialist, Kate Eastman AM SC, has been appointed a part-time commissioner of the NSW Law...

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The Bar 22 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyVictoria appoints new associate justice to Supreme Court

Catherine Gobbo, a “leading barrister in insolvency law and litigation”, has been elevated to the Supreme Court of...

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