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Politics May 10 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyBar president hits back at PM’s comments

After doubling down on his criticism of the NSW ICAC model and saying he’d “never had much truck” with barristers,...

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The Bar May 09 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyNSW Bar president to step aside

After 18 months as president of the NSW Bar Association, Michael McHugh SC is passing the torch of leadership.

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Joanne van der Plaat
Big Law Apr 03 2022 ByLauren CroftNSW Law Society president outlines 2022 priorities

After the pandemic exposed weaknesses in a number of areas throughout the profession, the Law Society of NSW president h...

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Jacinta Richards
Big Law Mar 14 2022 ByLauren CroftNew ESLA president revealed

A solicitor from Victoria-based law firm Robinson Gill has been appointed as the newest president of the Eastern Solicit...

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WA Children’s Court
Big Law Mar 14 2022 ByNaomi NeilsonWA Children’s Court president reappointed

The Law Society of Western Australia and the state’s Attorney-General have both welcomed the reappointment of the Chil...

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Mei Ramsay
Corporate Counsel Mar 01 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyACC Australia names new national president

The Association of Corporate Counsel Australia (ACC Australia) has appointed a new national president, who will serve fo...

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Big Law Feb 21 2022 ByLauren CroftFormer Ashurst partner named new Anti-Discrimination Board president

A former partner at BigLaw firm Ashurst has been appointed as the new president of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Board, in...

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The Bar Feb 16 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyNew NSW Chief Justice, Court of Appeal president named

Following the news of Chief Justice Tom Bathurst’s retirement, the next Chief Justice of NSW has been named, as well a...

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Maria Savvas
Podcast Dec 22 2020 ByRobyn TongolFor Maria Savvas, the best way to see change in the legal profession h...

For Maria Savvas, the best way to see change in the legal profession has been to roll up her sleeves and do the work to ...

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Big Law Feb 24 2019 ByGrace Ormsby‘Let’s not go overboard’ with Lawyer X: QLS president

The Queensland Law Society president has warned against enacting “righteous vengeance” against those caught up in Vi...

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