Will Alstergren news

COVID-19 and Australian courts and legal bodies updates: 3 September

COVID-19 and Australian courts and legal bodies updates: 3 September

Here are the latest updates from Australia's courts and legal bodies as the pandemic continues

Federal Circuit Court judge silently steps down after sexual misconduct findings

Federal Circuit Court judge silently steps down after sexual misconduct findings

An internal court inquiry has confirmed that Parramatta judge Joe Harman harassed two women

New judicial appointments made to Family Court and Federal Circuit Court in Tasmania

New judicial appointments made to Family Court and Federal Circuit Court in Tasmania

The appointments come “at an exciting time of change” as the courts merge in September

Four new judges take the bench at Federal Circuit Court and Family Court

Four new judges take the bench at Federal Circuit Court and Family Court

The Law Council of Australia emphasised the need for more appointments to these courts

Family Court and Federal Circuit Court welcome new appointments

Family Court and Federal Circuit Court welcome new appointments

Both appointments are experts in the field of family law