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The Bar 23 April 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyWest Australian Attorney-General John Quigley has appointed a senior...

West Australian Attorney-General John Quigley has appointed a senior counsel as the newest judge on the state’s...

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The Bar 22 April 2024 ByJerome Doraisamy3 barristers appointed to re-established Industrial Court of NSW

The Industrial Court, established last year by the Industrial Relations Amendment Act 2023, will count among its ranks...

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Big Law 17 April 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonNSW barrister sexually harassed law students

A former NSW barrister watched a sexually explicit video in front of a law student and showed a sex toy to a woman...

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The Bar 17 April 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyRowena Orr named as judge of the Victorian Court of Appeal

Victoria’s Solicitor-General Rowena Orr KC, who was the banking royal commission senior counsel, is joining the bench...

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The Bar 16 April 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyMagistrate, silk both appointed as judges of NSW District Court

Magistrate Ross Hudson and Sydney barrister Rashelle Seiden SC have both been appointed as judges of the District Court...

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Big Law 08 April 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonBarrister prohibited from engaging in legal practice

A barrister who represented a police officer without a practising certificate has been forbidden from working as a legal...

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Big Law 25 March 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonTribunal debates New Zealand barrister’s right to work in Australia

Whether a New Zealand barrister could be employed in an equivalent position in Australia under a trans-Tasman deal was...

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The Bar 06 March 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyACT Bar names new president following judicial appointment

The executive of the ACT Bar Association will take on a new look following the appointment of current president Marcus...

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Big Law 24 February 2024 ByLawyers WeeklyThe most sought-after BigLaw firms, OAIC investigations, and more:...

This week, Lawyers Weekly unveiled its annual Attraction Firms ranking, detailing which firms lawyers most want to move...

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Politics 12 February 2024 ByJerome Doraisamy2 silks appointed to Federal Court bench in Victoria

Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus has named a King’s counsel and a senior counsel as judges of the Federal Court of...

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