Letter to the Legal Profession from Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Australia


The Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Australia, the Hon James Allsop AO, has today written to the Presidents of legal professional organisations, including the New South Wales Bar Association, acknowledging the personal and professional strains, difficulties and pressures placed on legal practitioners by the COVID-19 pandemic and related restrictions, and to thank the profession for assisting the Court in meeting the demands of the pandemic, and in meeting the expectations and needs of the Australian community regarding access to justice.

The Chief Justice's letter is available here.

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