2018 Council

The Law Society is governed by a Council chaired by the President and is assisted in the management of the Law Society by the Chief Executive Officer and Law Society staff.

There are more than 40 member committees, covering policy, statutory and administrative issues.

The Council of the Law Society of Western Australia consists of:

  • President
  • Senior Vice President
  • Junior Vice President & Treasurer
  • Immediate Past President
  • 12 Ordinary members
  • One Country member
  • Three Junior members

The Executive includes the President, Senior Vice President, Junior Vice President & Treasurer and Immediate Past President. The Council operates in accordance with the Council Standing Orders and the Constitution.

2018 Council

Hayley Cormann

Hayley Cormann
President
Senior Associate, Clayton Utz
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Greg McIntyre

Greg McIntyre SC
Senior Vice President
Barrister, John Toohey Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Jocelyne Boujos

Jocelyne Boujos
Junior Vice President & Treasurer
Principal, Sceales & Company
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Alain Musikanth

Alain Musikanth
Immediate Past President
Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Brahma Dharmananda SC
Ordinary Member 
Barrister, Quayside Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Elisabeth Edwards
Ordinary Member 
Regional Legal Counsel (WA), Multiplex Constructions
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Catherine Fletcher

Catherine Fletcher
Ordinary Member 
State Prosecutor, Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Emma Griffiths
Ordinary Member 
Principal, Asociatii Commercial Lawyers
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Karina Hafford
Ordinary Member 
Medical Law Claims, Practice Group Leader, Slater and Gordon
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Eric Heenan

Eric Heenan
Ordinary Member 
Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Fiona Low
Ordinary Member
Barrister and Solicitor
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Marshall McKenna

Marshall McKenna
Ordinary Member
Partner, Gilbert + Tobin
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Denis McLeod

Denis McLeod
Ordinary Member
Managing Partner, McLeods
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Jodie Moffat
Ordinary Member
Solicitor, Peel Community Legal Services Inc.
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Nicholas van Hattem
Ordinary Member
Solicitor, State Solicitor’s Office
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Paula Wilkinson
Ordinary Member
Founding Director, Kim Wilson & Co
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Zoe Bush
Junior Member
Articled Clerk, State Solicitor’s Office of Western Australia
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Sarah O'Brien-Smith

Sarah O’Brien-Smith
Junior Member
Associate, HopgoodGanim Lawyers
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Brooke Sojan

Brooke Sojan
Junior Member 
State Prosecutor, Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions for Western Australia
Council Term Expires: 12/2018

Kerstin Stringer
Country Member 
Principal Solicitor, Mandurah Legal
Council Term Expires: 12/2019