New appointments to Family Court

A new Chief Justice and Deputy Chief Justice have been appointed to the Family Court of Australia.

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Celebrating a milestone

The Chief Justice of the High Court, Susan Kiefel AC and First 100 Years of Women in Law members toured the Archibald exhibition at the NSW…

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Scales of justice still lopsided at the bar

Women barristers took home just 15 per cent of the $270 million total in briefing fees paid to Australian barristers in the 2016-2017 financial year.

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Independent review calls for $15.6 million extra funding for CLCs

The findings of an independent review into community legal centres (CLCs) reveal that underfunding is still at critical levels.

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Global survey to expose bullying and sexual harassment in law

One in two female lawyers have been bullied at work and up to one in three have been sexually harassed.

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