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Inbrief

Online Open Day for Female Law Students an unprecedented success

More than 150 students from law schools across Australia participated in the Bar Association’s Online Open Day for Female Law Students via Zoom this morning, hosted by the Association’s Diversity...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Tuesday 4 August 2020

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments, and includes the Joint Practice...

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Australia a key player against human trafficking

The Law Council of Australia's President, Pauline Wright has today issued a media release stating the Law Council of Australia and the Association of Corporate Counsel are assisting businesses to...

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Applications sought - Crown Prosecutor

The Attorney General is seeking applications from qualified persons for appointment as Crown Prosecutors under the Crown Prosecutors Act 1986 for a fixed term of up to seven years that may be...

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Applications sought - Deputy Senior Crown Prosecutor

The Attorney General is seeking applications from qualified persons for appointment as Deputy Senior Crown Prosecutors under the Crown Prosecutors Act 1986 for a fixed term of up to seven years that...

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Expressions of Interest Sought – New South Wales Bar Association’s Family Law Mediators & FDRPs List (Formerly the Family Law Settlement Services Panel – Barristers)

The New South Wales Bar Association is seeking expressions of interest for its Family Law Mediators and FDRPs List (formerly the Family Law Settlement Services Panel – Barristers).

The Bar...

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Second Floor Wentworth Chambers - Room to licence for 6 months from August 2020

A single sized room on Second Floor Wentworth Chambers (Level 2, 180 Phillip Street, Sydney) has become available to licence for a period of 6 months from August 2020 (with likely extension).

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Room for Sale – Sir Owen Dixon Chambers – Level 64, MLC Centre

An internal room has become available for sale at Sir Owen Dixon Chambers.

All enquiries will be dealt with in confidence and may be directed to Ian Irvine on 8076 6600 or at...

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Tomorrow: Data and Development: the Intersection of Cybersecurity and the Law

Webinar

The New South Wales Bar Association's Innovation and Technology Committee is pleased to present a webinar entitled "Data and Development: the Intersection of Cybersecurity and the Law" at...

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Sybil Morrison Lecture 2020 - 5.15 pm Tuesday 18 August

Webinar

The New South Wales Bar Association’s annual Sybil Morrison Lecture will be held via Zoom on 18 August 2020 from 5:15pm to 6:15 pm.

The inaugural Sybil Morrison Lecture was held in 2019...

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Update on Library Access

The library is currently putting in measures to comply with the NSW Government COVID-19 guidelines for libraries to allow the library to reopen when it is safe to do so. These measures relate to the...

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Bar FC draw 1-1 in Domain Soccer League

Bar FC finally won points in a well-played draw against the Bank of China yesterday.

With Simon Philips playing for the first time in 2020, the gaffer thought the defensive pairing of Larish and...

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Land and Environment Court 2019 Annual Review

The Land and Environment Court of NSW 2019 Annual Review has been published on the Court's website today.

The 2019 Annual Review is available here.

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Friday 31 July 2020

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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STEPTEMBER - join the Bar Association team free of charge before midnight this Sunday 2 August

This year the New South Wales Bar Association has formally joined Steptember as an organisation to raise funds for individuals living with cerebral palsy. Full details regarding the Steptember...

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Media Release - Australian Bar Association Joins Expression Of Disappointment At Commonwealth’s Justice Targets

The Australian Bar Association (ABA) has today joined with national and state legal organisations to express its disappointment at the low justice targets set by the Commonwealth for the reduction in...

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Reminder: Senior Counsel Applications for 2020 close at 5pm today

Senior Counsel 2020 - Closes today

President Tim Game SC has invited applications for Senior Counsel for 2020. The principles governing the selection and appointment of those to be designated as...

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Sybil Morrison Lecture 2020 - 5.15 pm Tuesday 18 August

Webinar

The New South Wales Bar Association’s annual Sybil Morrison Lecture will be held via Zoom on 18 August 2020 from 5:15pm to 6:15 pm.

The inaugural Sybil Morrison Lecture was held in 2019...

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Additional Volunteers Sought: Online Open Day for Female Law Students 2020

Due to unprecedented demand, the New South Wales Bar Association is seeking additional volunteer barristers to assist with its Online Open Day for Female Law Students between 9:20am and 10:30am on...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Thursday 30 July 2020

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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New South Wales Bar Association Media Release - Targets Miss The Mark on Justice for First Nations

The President of the New South Wales Bar Association Tim Game SC has issued a media release expressing the Association's dismay at the unambitious justice targets announced by the Federal Government...

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Second Floor Wentworth Chambers - Room to licence for 6 months from August 2020

A single sized room on Second Floor Wentworth Chambers (Level 2, 180 Phillip Street, Sydney) has become available to licence for a period of 6 months from August 2020 (with likely extension).

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Reminder: Senior Counsel Applications for 2020 - close Friday

Senior Counsel 2020

President Tim Game SC has invited applications for Senior Counsel for 2020. The principles governing the selection and appointment of those to be designated as senior counsel by...

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Farewell Sitting for The Hon Justice Ian Loughnan - Friday 31 July 2020 at 10.00 am

The Hon Justice Ian Loughnan will be retiring as a Judge of the Family Court of Australia on Friday 31 July 2020.

There will be a special sitting held via Microsoft Teams to farewell His Honour at...

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COVID-19: Information for Attending Court - Wednesday 29 July 2020

The New South Wales Bar Association’s consolidated guide to COVID-19-related court arrangements has today again been updated in terms of recent developments.

Members are advised that, although the...

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