SOLICITORS SHOULD BE BIG WIGS TOO

SOLICITORS SHOULD BE BIG WIGS TOO

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Outgoing Queensland Law Society (QLS) president Christine Smyth has called for solicitors to be considered equal to barristers when appearing in Gold Coast courts.  A fierce advocate for the Glitter Strip, the immediate past president of the QLS Spoke to the Gold Coast Bulletin about sexism in the legal fraternity, the push for more women […]

Gold Coast courts to close over Comm Games

Gold Coast courts to close over Comm Games

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A decision to close several magistrates courts in southeast Queensland during next year’s Gold Coast Commonwealth Games has upset Queensland’s Law Society. The Queensland Law Society says it is concerned it wasn’t consulted on a decision to close magistrates courts on the Gold Coast during next year’s Commonwealth Games. The Coolangatta and Beaudesert courts won’t […]