The life of a drafter

Annette O’Callaghan, the first female NSW Parliamentary Counsel, reveals why no two days are the same when drafting legislation.

Water baby

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

Women lawyers outnumber men; Indigenous numbers lagging

A new report has shed light on the changing face of  Australia’s legal profession.

Chasing the exotic

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

Class act

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

Year 101: What next for women in law?

It is 101 years since Australian women won the right to practise law in NSW, but barriers to gender equality remain.

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…

A true trailblazer: Dana Denis-Smith

Dana Denis-Smith talks about the First 100 Years initiative and her passion for a new approach to working in law.

Gala honours female trailblazers

Hundreds of solicitors gathered at NSW Parliament on 26 November to mark the centenary of a change to the law to allow women in NSW…

#TimesUp for the legal profession

These are the stories the legal profession can no longer ignore.