CPD Session – 1 December 2022

Royal Commission in regard to Rupert Max Stuart, 1959 Lessons from the past for the future   The Hon. Christopher Legoe AO KC in conversation with Michael Abbott AO KC   (Professional Skills, 1.25 points)   Registration essential.  In-person attendance encouraged.  Zoom attendance available.

CPD Session – 10 November 2022

Electric Vehicles, Excise Taxes and Vertical Fiscal Imbalance: A discussion about the various issues emerging in the Vanderstock v Victoria Case   Presenter: Mike Wait SC (Solicitor-General)   (Professional Skills, 1.25 points)   Registration essential.  In-person or Zoom attendance available.

CPD Session – 6 October 2022

What Family Law Barristers Do (compared to what non-family law barristers think they do)   Presenters: Taanya Lewis (Elizabeth Evatt Chambers) & Mark Anderson (Elizabeth Evatt Chambers) Family Law Committee   (Professional Standards, 1.25 points)   Registration essential.  In-person or Zoom attendance available.

Appointment of Senior Counsel 2022

8 September 2022 APPOINTMENT OF SENIOR COUNSEL    The Chief Justice, the Honourable Chris Kourakis, has today on behalf of the Judges of the Supreme Court announced the appointment of six new Senior Counsel. On behalf of SABA, the President extends congratulations to the following members (in order of seniority): – Carey Goodall SC –…

New Bar President

NEW SABA PRESIDENT   SABA is pleased to announce that Marie Shaw QC is its new President as from 11 August 2022.   Mrs Shaw QC was admitted in March 1976, joined the Independent Bar in 1985 and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1996. She has provided counsel work for the Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement,…