Women Lawyers Association ACT
The Women Lawyers Association of the ACT (WLA ACT) is a not-for-profit organisation promoting of the interests of women lawyers in the ACT.
WLA ACT is pleased to invite you to its Family Day event on Saturday 4 May, where members of the ACT legal community have the opportunity to bring their kids, families and friends to see for themselves what lawyers actually do! We invite you to register online.
The Women Lawyers Association of the ACT is proud to host the Annual Law Week Dinner, with special guest Azmeena Hussain, Principal at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and a passionate social justice advocate. We thank Maurice Blackburn for their generous sponsorship of this event.
Tickets available for purchase online.
The Women Lawyers Association of the ACT recently made a submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission’s National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces. We encourage you to read our submission, which was informed by the data and results gathered from a recent survey into the nature and prevalence of sexual harassment in legal workplaces in the ACT.
The Women Lawyers Association of the ACT and Hall & Wilcox are pleased to present a panel discussion in honour of International Women’s Day and the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
Rorisang Moyo, Winner of the 2018 ACT Woman Lawyer of the Year (Culturally and Linguistically Diverse or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Award), will chair a panel of impressive women lawyers from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
We look forward to you joining us for what will be a very interesting and informative discussion.
WLA ACT sat down with Farzana Choudry, Solicitor and Program Manager at Street Law for #womenlawyersoftheACT. Street Law is a program of Canberra Community Law that provides free and confidential outreach legal service for people who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness. Street Law provides legal advice and casework assistance and connects clients with other services.