News and Information

Budget Estimates

Posted on 29/07/2016
On 28 July 2016, the State Attorney General appeared before Budget Estimates to answer questions about the 2016/17 State Budget as it applies to the Attorney General’s portfolio. The following summarises the key points of the session. It covers matt

2016/17 State Budget at a Glance

Posted on 19/07/2016
The State Budget will achieve an expected surplus in 2015-16 of $285 million, primarily due to the selling of the Motor Accident Commission’s assets, valued at approximately $1.6 billion. The State’s Compulsory Third Party Insurance scheme, previousl

Women Lawyers Mentoring Program 2016

Posted on 15/06/2016
The Society is pleased to announce applications are now open for the Women Lawyer’s Mentoring Program 2016. The Program aims to unite female lawyers seeking guidance and support with more experienced practitioners (male or female) who are willing to

Legal Aid Campaign

Posted on 24/05/2016
The Society is actively supporting the Law Council of Australia’s campaign for increased legal aid funding. To learn more about the campaign or to sign up as campaign supporter please click the link above....

New Service: Trust Accounting Online

Posted on 24/05/2016
We are pleased to announce the launch of our new online trust account recording system to assist law practices in meeting their trust account regulatory requirements.