The latest developments in Law Society advocacy & law reform: June 2018

The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.

Radical plans for a hostile environment

As the Law Council of Australia reviews access to justice via its Justice Project, the UK’s recently released Bach Commission report recommends drastic action to…

Meet the refugee lawyers: reaching out to help

By the middle of this year, the number of refugees who will have moved to NSW this financial year will swell to 10,500 due to…

Flying solo

The number of people representing themselves in court is growing, with more than one in three people appearing without a lawyer in some courts.