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 30 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.

2019 Council

Greg McIntyre

Greg McIntyre SC
President
Barrister, John Toohey Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Nicholas van Hattem
Senior Vice President
Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Rebecca Lee
Junior Vice President & Treasurer
Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Hayley Cormann

Hayley Cormann
Immediate Past President
Senior Associate, Clayton Utz
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Jocelyne Boujos

Jocelyne Boujos
Ordinary Member
Principal, Sceales Lawyers
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Nathan Ebbs
Ordinary Member 
Managing Principal, Bennett + Co
Council Term Expires: 12/2020

Ante Golem
Ordinary Member
Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills
Council Term Expires: 12/2020

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

Matthew Howard SC
Ordinary Member
Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers
Council Term Expires: 12/2020

Joanna Knoth
Ordinary Member
Senior Associate, MDC Legal
Council Term Expires: 12/2020

Fiona Low
Ordinary Member
Barrister and Solicitor
Lecturer, Edith Cowan University
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Denis McLeod

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

Jodie Moffat
Senior Lawyer
HHG Legal Group
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Shayla Strapps
Ordinary Member
Co-CEO, Mental Health Law Centre
Council Term Expires: 12/2020

Paula Wilkinson
Ordinary Member
Founding Director, Kim Wilson & Co
Council Term Expires: 12/2020

Zoe Bush
Junior Member
Solicitor, State Solicitor’s Office of Western Australia
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Brooke Sojan

Brooke Sojan
Junior Member 
State Prosecutor, Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions for Western Australia
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Demi Swain
Junior Member 
Solicitor, Bennett + Co
Council Term Expires: 12/2019

Kerstin Stringer
Country Member 
Legal Practice Director, Mandurah Legal
Council Term Expires: 12/2019