Fiona McLeod news

Fiona McLeod SC lauded for diversity and inclusion work

Fiona McLeod SC lauded for diversity and inclusion work

The legal leader has supported the advancement of women in the legal profession for more than twenty years

Past Law Council president to lead citizens' group

Past Law Council president to lead citizens' group

Much work is needed in ensuring government accountability and integrity, she says

Rule of law not accessible to all in Australia - Law Council president

Rule of law not accessible to all in Australia - Law Council president

In the first "Justice State of the Nation," the president also outlines how the council will act in the next 12 months

Legal profession welcomes Attorney-General Christian Porter

Legal profession welcomes Attorney-General Christian Porter

The post brings with it a responsibility to be “guardian of the public trust,” says Law Council of Australia

Lawyer bodies to scrutinise marriage equality legislation

Lawyer bodies to scrutinise marriage equality legislation

With the “yes” vote confirmed, legislation must be swiftly introduced to legalise marriage equality, the Law Council says