Invitation to the unveiling of a portrait of the Hon Mary Gaudron

On Wednesday, 21 February 2007 at 5.15 pm in the Bar Association Common Room, the association will be honoured to unveil the portrait of the Hon Mary Gaudron which the Bar Association has...

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Federal Magistrates Court Practice Direction 1 of 2007

Practice Direction No 1 of 2007 has been issued by the chief federal magistrate. As noted in the Practice Direction, the new divorce forms are available for use in divorce proceedings from 5 February...

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Senior public defender

The Hon Bob Debus MP, Attorney General, is seeking expressions of interest from qualified persons for appointment as the senior public defender under the Public Defenders Act 1995 for a period of up...

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Ceremonial court sittings for January-February 2007

The following ceremonial court sittings will take place during January-February 2007.

Tuesday, 30 January 2007

>> David Hammerschlag SC will be sworn in as a judge of the Supreme Court of New South...

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Bar Association committees for 2007

Below are the membership lists for the Bar Association’s 2007 committees. As happens every year, we have received an overwhelming number of offers to assist in the work of the committees. It is...

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The season for regional CPD mini-conferences

The end of the Continuing Professional Development year is less than two months away. Many members will be thinking about completing their CPD requirements and obtaining the final few points required...

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Invitation to ABA Dinner

It has become the practice to hold a dinner on the night of the new silks taking their bows in the High Court in Canberra. The dinner to mark the occasion will be held in the Great Hall of the High...

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Nick Gye


Mr R N (Nick) Gye of 16 Wardell Chambers died on 29 December 2006. A funeral service will be held at St James Church, King Street, Sydney on Monday, 8 January 2007, commencing at 11am. Followed...

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