DPP lawyer takes top prize at Government Solicitors Conference

Solicitor Sarah Love from the NSW Director of Public Prosecutions was awarded the 2018 John Hennessy Research Scholarship at the Government Solicitors conference in Sydney…

New podcast to investigate taboo topics in the legal profession

LSJ is launching a new podcast to shine light on dark issues that remain somewhat taboo topics of discussion among lawyers.

New Law Society ad campaign

The Law Society of NSW has launched a new advertising campaign to highlight the importance of consulting a lawyer in sticky situations.

Innovative Harlem court model could offer solutions for NSW

An experimental new court model has been shaving numbers off the high reoffending rate for parolees in one of New York’s most notorious crime neighbourhoods….

FACS Legal and Law Society conference

Trends in out-of-home-care adoptions and victims’ rights were two of the timely topics covered during the Law Society’s Legal Child Protection and External Legal Practitioners…

An opportunity to give back

After a long career in government service including a decade running the criminal law practice at Legal Aid, new Law Society President Doug Humphreys has…