Recent Articles / Press Releases

WLANSW Submission to LCA Draft National Action Plan to Reduce Sexual Harassment

Posted: November 26, 2020

Women Lawyers Association of New South Wales (WLANSW) has had the opportunity to consider the Law Council’s draft National Action Plan to Reduce Sexual Harassment in the Australian Legal Profession … Read Full Story

WLANSW statement on the Federal Government’s response to Respect@Work report and 2020-21 Federal Budget

Posted: November 9, 2020

On 8 October, the Federal Government released its 2020 Women’s Economic Security Statement,[1] which sets out five priorities: To repair and rebuild women’s workforce participation and further close the gender … Read Full Story

Spotlight on women in the Equality before the Law Bench Book

Posted: October 9, 2020

The  Judicial Commission of NSW published a new chapter on “Women” in the Equality before the Law Bench Book. President of the Women Lawyers Association NSW, Larissa Andelman, reviews the … Read Full Story

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Recent Speeches

A message from Her Excellency The Honourable Margaret Beazley AO QC Governor of NSW

A message from Her Excellency The Honourable Margaret Beazley AO QC Governor of NSW, Life Member and long-time supporter of women lawyers and WLANSW. Please note date as 4 August 2020.
Posted: August 4, 2020

A message from Her Excellency The Honourable Margaret Beazley AO QC Governor of NSW, Life Member and long-time supporter of women lawyers and WLANSW.

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‘Celebrating Women in the Judiciary’ & 2020 Launch

Posted: March 4, 2020

Hosted on Friday 28 February at UUSC Sydney to a sold out audience, our President, Larissa Andelman addressed guests and  announced our guest speaker, The Honourable Justice Virginia Bell AC … Read Full Story

2017 NSW Women Lawyers Achievement Awards & Program Launched!

Posted: February 17, 2017

The 2017 NSW Women Lawyers Achievement Awards & Program was officially launched at our Launch Cocktail Event on 16 February 2017, with guest speaker, Professor Gillian Triggs, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission. WLANSW … Read Full Story

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