News and Information

National Access to Justice and Pro-Bono Conference 2017

Posted on 23/03/2017
The Society is a key organiser of the biennial National Access to Justice and Pro-Bono Conference that is underway at the Adelaide Convention Centre. The President, Tony Rossi, delivered an address at the opening of the Conference this morning

Law Society CPD Program

Posted on 17/03/2017
It was extremely pleasing to see that session attendance at the Society’s Forum held a couple of weeks ago exceeded the record attendance last year. The event continues to grow.

Parliamentary hearing into Children and Young People (Safety) Bill 2017

Posted on 10/03/2017
President Tony Rossi and Children and the Law Committee Chair Jennifer Olsson appeared before the Select Committee on Statutory Child Protection and Care in Parliament yesterday to give evidence in relation to the Bill

New Online Course for Members - Unconscious Bias Fundamentals for Legal Practitioners

Posted on 6/03/2017
We are pleased to offer our members access to this new interactive online course. The course has been developed by the Law Council of Australia in consultation Symmetra.

Media Conference: Children and Young People (Safety) 2017

Posted on 24/02/2017
The Law Society, Australian Medical Association (SA) and South Australian Council of Social Services held a joint media conference, convened by the Society, to express grave concerns with the Government’s proposed child protection reforms