subscribe to our newsletter sign up
Careers
8 Aug 2017
Students workshop tech solutions to social issues
Students from UTS Law participate in the Tech Challenge for Social Justice, supported by Allens and Neota Logic. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
Player, competition
4 Aug 2017
New PLT player for Perth adds mentoring to the mix
There is new competition for practical legal education in Western Australia, with a Melbourne-based provider launching a new Perth offering to west co...
31 Jul 2017
Law school makes ‘significant’ cuts to student numbers
A “refocus” for legal education at the University of Queensland has been unveiled, with the annual intake for its law school reduced to afford it...
find the latest legal job
Senior Associate – Construction (5+ yrs)
Category: Construction Law | Location: All Sydney NSW
· Boutique commercial and technology practice in the Sydney CBD
View details
Estates/Litigation Lawyer *Exclusively Listed with Legal People*
Category: Litigation and Dispute Resolution | Location: Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC
· Great CBD location -lovely offices! · Well Established Practice, Quality Clients/Matters...
View details
Corporate Commercial Lawyer (4-6 years pae)
Category: Corporate and Commercial Law | Location: Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC
· Be Part of this Respected Global Firm's Corporate Advisory Team!
View details
Senior Associate Commercial Disputes Lawyer -Global Law Firm!
Category: Litigation and Dispute Resolution | Location: Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC
· Capitalise on Your Expertise...Prudent Career Move!
View details
Wills & Estates Lawyer/Associate -Rare Opportunity!
Category: Corporate and Commercial Law | Location: Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC
· Supportive & Collegiate Practice... · Be a key player within this prestigious law firm...
View details
27 Jul 2017
Virtual marketplace to bolster lawyers’ skills
An industry-first online symposium and virtual marketplace has issued a call to action to legal professionals, encouraging them to improve their level...
26 Jul 2017
Aussie law students compete in Vienna
Students from two Australian universities have competed in an international dispute resolution competition in Vienna. Write comment (0 Commen...
24 Jul 2017
New PLT program to fast-track legal admissions
Law students at one Victorian university will be offered the opportunity to be admitted to practice straight after graduation, thanks to a new program...
20 Jul 2017
Women outnumber men in legal profession
A report has found that women outnumbered men in the Australian legal profession in 2016 for the first time ever, although they still hold far fewer s...
20 Jul 2017
Do we have a leadership crisis in law?
Do you work for a ‘pacesetter’, the partner who rewrites perfectly fine reports, has little positive to say and is always quick with criticisms to...
19 Jul 2017
Legal skills and tech know-how not enough for today’s lawyers
Barry.Nilsson. managing partner Don Leembruggen has shared the skills young lawyers need to take the profession forward. Write comment (15 Co...
19 Jul 2017
Gen Y and the rise of freelance lawyers
Not long ago scoring a job at a law firm would be considered a career home run for a young professional; however, a shift in how millennials perceive ...
FROM THE WEB
Recommended by Spike Native Network
more from lawyers weekly
Female barrister
Oct 10 2018
NSW bar stats give insight into female barristers
The NSW Bar Association has released statistics to highlight the gender breakdown of those at the ba...
NSW Bar, Barrister, senior counsel
Oct 8 2018
NSW Bar appoints 19 new senior counsel
Outgoing president of the NSW Bar Association Arthur Moses SC last week announced 19 barristers hav...
workload, backlogs, court reform
Oct 8 2018
‘Unrelenting workloads and significant backlogs’ driving need for court reform
A snapshot of the need for reform to the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Circuit Court has...
APPOINTMENTS
Brisbane partner, Thomson Geer
Jul 26 2018
New Brisbane partner for Thomson Geer
Australian law firm Thomson Geer has welcomed a new partner into their corporate and M&A team. ...
 appoints new company director and chairman
Jul 25 2018
WA’s Law Access appoints new company director and chairman
Western Australia’s legal pro bono referral service Law Access is welcoming the announcement of a ...
Appointed, handshake
Jun 26 2018
Queensland crown prosecutor appointed to District Court
Crown prosecutor Glen Cash QC has been appointed to the District Court of Queensland and will presid...
opinion
return on investment, money, cash, Australian dollars
Oct 2 2018
What is the return on investment for legal marketing?
The biggest obstacle most have to answering these questions is an inability to understand the ROI of...
Legal education, lawyers, students
Oct 1 2018
Legal education issues are highlighting vulnerability of students
A significant source of vulnerability in students is insufficient education concerning their rights,...
Sep 26 2018
A letter to my law student self
To my law student self (some 15 years or so ago), this is just a little letter to you (from me now) ...