Law Society of South Australia Media Centre

The Law Society regularly comments on key justice issues affecting the community and the legal profession.

For media enquiries, contact:

Michael Esposito
Phone: +61 8 8229 0239
Mobile:  +61 422 073 146
Email: michael.esposito@lawsocietysa.asn.au

    

Media Releases

Read the Law Society’s latest media releases on topical legal issues.

Blog

Read about the latest news and developments in the law.

Points of Law

The President’s Points of Law column is published fortnightly in The Advertiser and examines contemporary legal issues affecting the community. Read the latest column and browse through the archive of previous columns.

READ MORE >
READ MORE > READ MORE >

Advocacy Notes

Catch up on the monthly Advocacy Notes newsletter, which rounds up the latest advocacy activities, achievements & news of the Law Society

The Bulletin

The Bulletin is the Law Society’s flagship journal, featuring information on the latest developments in the legal profession, informed analysis on key justice issues, previews and reviews of major events, and engaging profiles of legal professionals. It is distributed monthly to Members and is available online.

InBrief

The InBrief newsletter is distributed to all Law Society Members weekly. It contains invaluable updates and information relevant to the Legal Profession. 

READ MORE >
READ MORE > READ MORE>

Submissions

The Law Society actively seeks to influence policy and legislation through submissions to government, opposition parties, the courts and other bodies either in response to an invitation or otherwise.

 

Social Media

Keep up to date with the latest news at the Law Society.

 

READ MORE >  READ MORE >  

News and Information

National Profile of Solicitors Report Released

Posted on 31/05/2019
The Conference of Law Societies recently released its 2018 National Profile of Solicitors, which provides a detailed picture of what the modern legal profession looks like and how it is changing.

Law Society Women Lawyers Mentoring Program - applications for mentors closing soon

Posted on 14/02/2019
The Law Society of South Australia’s Women Lawyers Committee Mentoring Program seeks to unite female lawyers seeking guidance and support with more experienced practitioners...

Questions remain over transfer of the MAC

Posted on 6/02/2019
In December 2018, the Society wrote to the Treasurer in relation to the transfer of the South Australian Motor Accident Commission (MAC) to Berkshire Hathaway, a company owned by Warren Buffet...

Investment should be increased and fees should be lowered in Probate Registry

Posted on 12/11/2018
The Society has continued to lobby for a better resourced probate registry as the transition to a new fully electronic filing system gets underway...

Working Group formed to address bullying, discrimination and harassment in the workplace

Posted on 12/11/2018
The Society recently formed a Working Group to consider the results of a Bullying, Discrimination and Harassment survey it conducted over the past two months and prepare recommendations for consideration by the Society's Council.