Do lawyers make good politicians?

Legal practitioners are uniquely qualified for various roles in politics – as long as they use their powers for good.

Chasing the exotic

Cara Ghassemian has combined her work as a lawyer with a side hustle in tourism.

How to work with high-conflict personalities

Law firms are magnets for high-conflict personalities. Megan Hunter has these tips for lawyers managing difficult clients and colleagues.

Fertile ground for moral anxiety

Lawyers are especially at risk of facing ethical dilemmas or situations at odds with their moral compass.

Class act

Meet Suzie Miller, a lawyer and multi-award-winning playwright.

Law firms, we have a people problem

In an era when effective people management and entrepreneurship are more integral to success than ever, lawyers are still regarded as lacking. SAM MCKEITH delves…

Striking a balance

Whether on the hockey pitch or in a courtroom, Kalindi Commerford is someone you want on your team. The 26-year-old Hockeyroo has played nearly 30…

Future looks bright for Australian law graduates

Law firms are diversifying, accounting firms want lawyers, and a rise in legal technology is creating new jobs for law graduates.