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Last Minute Cancellation of Legal Assistance Funding Cuts a Great Victory for Justice and Vulnerable

Posted on 27/04/2017
The Federal Government’s cancellation of millions of dollars worth of cuts to legal assistance services is a huge relief with profound consequences for the justice system...

Legal Secretaries Day Breakfast - 5 May 2017

Posted on 21/04/2017
The annual Legal Secretaries Day Breakfast is an opportunity for all firms and practitioners to say thank you to their staff for the hard work and dedication they put in to their work every day.

Costs in the SAET

Posted on 21/04/2017
On 19 April 2017, the President Tony Rossi met with Senior Judge McCusker and Deputy President Lieschke, at their request, to have a further discussion in relation to costs in the SAET...

Law Week Legal Advisory Service

Posted on 13/04/2017
The Law Society would like to offer a free Legal Advisory Service to members of the community during Law Week (May 15-19).

Deputy Presidents of the SAET appointed as Judges of the District Court

Posted on 13/04/2017
The Society congratulates Deputy President Mark Calligeros and Deputy President Steven Dolphin upon their appointment as Judges of the District Court...