She’s making history as the first solicitor to be appointed to the top job
Community legal centres faced a $35m budget cut, which has already caused some damage
Women barristers appear less and speak on even fewer occasions before the High Court than their peers of the opposite sex
The new president slammed Australia’s legal assistance services as “increasingly under-resourced”
The nominees were put forward by their Victorian Bar peers, acknowledging their unpaid work on cases in a wide array of areas.