Parental Leave Membership
The Society offers a membership category for Admitted Members going on Parental Leave for three to 24 months (this membership category commenced on 1 July 2021). Parental Leave Membership is complimentary for the period of leave. Members' rights, privileges and benefits are not affected in any way. Members will continue to receive all information disseminated by the Society, can stand and vote in elections (if applicable to the Member's category of membership) and continue to receive one complimentary Standard CPD Session per year. Members in this category are also entitled to the concession rate for CPD offered by the Law Society for the period of Parental leave. Members must apply for Parental Leave Membership.
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To apply for Parental Leave Membership, please click here.
For more information or to apply for a reduction in your MCPD obligations, please visit our MCPD webpage by clicking here.
Law Society Membership Loyalty Rewards
A Member becomes a Platinum Member after 30 years of consecutive membership from the date of the following renewal and receives the following additional benefits:
Attend any Law Society of South Australia Standard CPD Session* free of charge
Discounted pricing for other selected CPD & Members events
* A Standard CPD Session is defined as any Law Society CPD session of up to 1.5 hours duration held at the Society. Excludes all conferences, joint events with other organisations and webinars (except for country and metropolitan practitioners).
Members who achieve 45 years membership with the Society become a Senior Member and receive the following additional benefits:
- Free Law Society membership subscription each year
- Invitation to attend the Society’s annual Senior & Honorary Members luncheon
- Name displayed on the Senior Member honour board at the Society and in the Annual Report
The Law Society offers a diverse range of services to its members, the legal profession and community of South Australia: