Law Council of Australia news

Law Council ‘disappointed’ in the lack of extra government funding for legal assistance

Law Council ‘disappointed’ in the lack of extra government funding for legal assistance

Failure to adequately fund this sector will only hurt COVID-19 recovery efforts, Law Council president says

Law Council wants electronic documents to stay post-COVID-19

Law Council wants electronic documents to stay post-COVID-19

The organisation has called for greater consistency in processes across the country

Insolvency and restructuring expert joins Hall & Wilcox as specialist partner

Insolvency and restructuring expert joins Hall & Wilcox as specialist partner

The appointment boosts the firm’s insolvency and commercial litigation offering in Queensland

High Court investigation confirms claims of sexual harassment by former justice

High Court investigation confirms claims of sexual harassment by former justice

The court highlighted recommendations by the complainants that it is taking action on

Law Council urges criminal law reforms to facilitate fair enforcement for indigenous community

Law Council urges criminal law reforms to facilitate fair enforcement for indigenous community

“The use of force on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples will not be tolerated in Australia,” says Law Council President Pauline Wright