Carving a new line

Intellectual property lawyer Matt Ward has conquered three of Alaska’s most intimidating peaks – on a snowboard.

Water baby

MinterEllison’s Emily Miers will swim the English Channel to raise money for research into children’s brain cancer.

  • A day in the life of Anthony Lo Surdo

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    LSJ meets sports lawyer and arbitrator Anthony Lo Surdo.

  • A day in the life of Jim Main

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    If you want an experienced lawyer, Jim Main is your man. Having clocked over 40 years in practice, the 75-year-old business law specialist and chartered…

  • A day in the life of Nyadol Nyuon

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    Nyadol Nyuon grew up in a refugee camp and moved to Australia to become one of Melbourne’s most prominent human rights advocates.

  • A day in the life of… Matthew Floro

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    Meet the EDO NSW solicitor with carriage of the first case in Australia to accept expert evidence about the global carbon budget.

  • A day in the life of… Damien MacRae

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    With skin cancer the most common form of cancer globally, Damien MacRae says all children should understand the importance of sun protection and he believes…

  • A day in the life of… Carolyn Jones

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    Women’s Legal Service NSW senior solicitor Carolyn Jones shares her passion for grassroots advocacy.

  • A day in the life of… Fadak Alfayadh

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    Fadak Alfayadh was 10 when she arrived in Australia as a refugee. A few days later, her family celebrated the New Year safe from the…

  • A day in the life of… Jon Davies

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    Jon Davies likes to call himself Chief Energy Officer in an organisation of young people working to promote positive conversations about mental health with young…

Reputation vs credibility

While reputation is shallow and fragile, credibility can be transformative. Building it, however, requires honesty, authenticity and vulnerability.

Avoiding awkwardness when reporting to your newly promoted colleague

Anna Hinder has tips how to make reporting to your promoted colleague less awkward.

Getting back to work after parental leave

Anna Hinder has tips when coming back to work after parental leave.