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OPINION
10 Apr 2017
World Health Day: A stitch in time
As a lawyer and the department manager of Shine Lawyers' Medical Law team, Friday's World Health Day marks a special day on the calendar to celebrate ...
Garth Brown
7 Apr 2017
The virtual office – how does it work and how can you benefit from one?
The online world is fast disrupting the legal fraternity and the way work is competed for and completed for clients, and it is not going to stop, writ...
Ben Allen
6 Apr 2017
An uphill battle
The issues we face in law firms to promote inclusiveness and diversity are not dissimilar to those faced in professional sports, where stigma associat...
5 Apr 2017
5 things you must do when selling or merging your legal practice
"Looking to sell or merge your legal practice?" asks Rohan Harris. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
30 Mar 2017
How funding cuts will affect our ageing population
Access to justice is a basic right for all members of our community, writes Christine Smyth. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
27 Mar 2017
Sleeping your way to the top
No, not in that way, writes Jerome Doraisamy. Write comment (1 Comment) ...
24 Mar 2017
5 reasons why lawyers engage coaches
Too often in law firms a coach is only ever engaged for remedial purposes. The message sent to the lawyer is: you have a problem, you are not up to sc...
23 Mar 2017
Top 5 content marketing mistakes law firms make
Most law firms these days understand the importance of content marketing. Producing relevant content that demonstrates your expertise to prospective c...
10 Mar 2017
Lawyers need to speak up for single mums
As a family law specialist I am accustomed to encountering entrenched and negative mindsets, but how do you react to last-century attitudes that defy ...
7 Mar 2017
The promise of purpose
What is your purpose in life? Some of you will know. However not many, and for some reason, very few lawyers, writes Bob Murray. Write comment...
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ANZAC Day
Apr 24 2018
Anzac Day reflections: Two-up and civic duty
With Anzac Day almost here, we should be aware of where we can legally play Two-up, and also conside...
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Apr 11 2018
The role of young lawyers in normalising diversity
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Why lawyers should focus on healthy eating at work
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