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Big Law 11 July 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonA West Australian criminal lawyer was struck from the roll of legal...

A West Australian criminal lawyer was struck from the roll of legal practitioners for conspiring to pervert the course...

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Big Law 09 July 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonA boutique firm principal who subjected an employee to...

A boutique firm principal who subjected an employee to “relentless” sexual harassment has been refused a 2024...

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Big Law 09 July 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonWoman fails to sue lawyers after settlement remorse

A court has thrown out a woman’s attempts to blame her lawyers for a costs order that was triple the sum of a...

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Big Law 08 July 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonWearing a baseball cap and a surgical mask, a Brisbane lawyer handed a...

Wearing a baseball cap and a surgical mask, a Brisbane lawyer handed a pharmacist a note that said he had a “knife and...

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Big Law 02 July 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyClifford Chance fires partner following ‘serious misconduct’...

Global law firm Clifford Chance has terminated one of its Perth-based partners following an internal investigation into...

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Big Law 02 July 2024 ByNaomi Neilson‘Leading’ lawyer told to refund client for flawed cost disclosures

A self-proclaimed “leading practitioner” in child support law was ordered to refund $4,400 to a client after a...

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Big Law 01 July 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonBarrister fails to appeal disciplinary action for fraud allegations

A Victorian barrister failed to overturn a reprimand for accusing an opposing counsel of relying on a “fraudulent or...

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Big Law 27 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonPrincipal reprimanded for shirtless dance, sexualised colouring book

A principal lawyer was reprimanded for his behaviour during a scandalous company retreat, including taking his pants off...

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Big Law 26 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCourt spurns ‘misconceived’ complaints against 3 lawyers

A court threw out a lawyer’s “misconceived” complaints about two barristers and a principal who represented his...

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Big Law 20 June 2024 ByNaomi NeilsonCriminal lawyer facing financial probe loses fight to recover...

A criminal lawyer facing an anti-money laundering investigation failed to convince a court he should continue...

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