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


Media Releases

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


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.


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.


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



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

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News and Information

Merry Christmas to Our Members

Posted on 13/12/2018
As the year draws to a close, we warmly thank all Members for your support during the year and take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a safe and relaxing break.

Society Christmas Closure Dates

Posted on 13/12/2018
Please be advised that the Society will close at 12:00 noon on Friday, 21 December 2018 for the holiday period. The Society will reopen in the New Year at 9:00am on Monday, 7 January 2019.

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.

Parties respond to key election issues

Posted on 27/11/2018
What are our political parties’ positions on key legal issues affecting the State? Read all parties’ responses to the Society’s Top 10 Election Policy Issues.