Diversity and Equality

Terms of reference

The Diversity and Equality Committee leads the development, implementation and promotion of strategies, policies and initiatives designed to attract, retain and nurture members of the NSW Bar who are reflective of the community they serve. The committee fosters best practice, diversity, inclusion of difference and equality of opportunity for its members. It seeks to ensure that people who wish to join the bar and its members are treated equally and not disadvantaged by their unique attributes which contribute to the overall advancement of the profession. Through education, the committee aims to promote diversity, the value of difference, eliminate prejudice and bias and encourage equality and collegiality among the members of the bar.


Sera Mirzabegian SC (Co-Chair)
Ragni Mathur SC(Co-Chair)
Mandy Tibbey
Sean Flood
Juliet Curtin
Brendan Lim
Nipa Dewan
Ari Katsoulas
Matthew Minucci
Siobhain Climo
Talia Epstein
Karen Petch
Shipra Chordia
Tanya Harris-Roxas
Frank Tao
Eugene Chan
Mahmud Hawila
Aleksandra Ilic
Winnie Liu
Dr Katherine Fallah
Jackson Wherrett
Adam Faro
Dr Amanda Sapienza
Winsome Hall

Alanna Condon (Bar Association Staff Member)