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LIFE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD & LIFE MEMBER

Kate Eastman AM SC

Barrister, New Chambers

New Chambers

Kate Eastman AM SC is a Sydney barrister working in the fields in human rights, discrimination, employment and public law. Over her 30 years in practice and teaching, Kate has been committed to women’s rights and equality. Kate chairs the Australian Bar Association’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Law Council of Australia’s Equal Opportunity Committee and the NSW Bar Association’s Diversity Committee. In 2019, she was awarded the AHRC’s Human Rights Law Award. In 2021, she was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for significant service to the law, human rights and professional organisations.


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