Pauline Wright is President-elect of the Law Council of Australia. She was President of the Law Society of NSW in 2017 and is also President of the NSW Council for Civil Liberties. Her practice at PJ Donnellan & Co is mainly in Criminal Law and Environmental Planning and Development Law, in which she is an accredited specialist and she chairs the Law Society’s EPD committee. She also chairs the Law Society’s Public Law Committee and sat on its Diversity and Inclusion Committee. She also sits on the Law Council’s Equality of Opportunity in the Law, Access to Justice and National Criminal Law committees.