Construction and Infrastructure

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Construction and Infrastructure Committee was established in August 2015. The Committee’s meetings are held in conjunction …


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Professional Standards Scheme

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Law Society’s Professional Standards Scheme commenced on 1 July 2014. The Scheme caps occupational liability of …


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Young Lawyers

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Young Lawyers Committee assists the Law Society in coordinating a significant number of events and initiatives …


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Joint Law Society/Women Lawyers of WA

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Joint Law Society/Women Lawyers Committee is a liaison group between Women Lawyers of Western Australia (Inc) …


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Taxation

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Taxation Committee sits as a joint Committee of the Law Society of Western Australia and the …


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Quality Practice Standard

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Quality Practice Standard Committee observed that many firms now claim 20 years of operations as accredited …


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Property Law

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report Members of the Property Law Committee represent the Law Society on a number of external stakeholder groups …


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Professional Indemnity Insurance Management

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Professional Indemnity Insurance Management Committee, as required by the Legal Profession Act, put in place the …


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Personal Injuries and Workers’ Compensation

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Personal Injuries and Workers’ Compensation Committee has continued its involvement in matters affecting the administration of …


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Mental Health and Wellbeing

Committee

2016/17 Annual Report The Mental Health and Wellbeing Committee worked carefully through the 13 recommendations that were adopted under the …


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