Welcome to the Profession Breakfast

Join us in celebrating the admission of our newest legal professionals. This networking breakfast will recognise and welcome new practitioners and will also feature a keynote presentation from the newly appointed Chief Justice of Western Australia, The Hon Peter Quinlan. This networking breakfast is tailored for restricted practitioners and their managing partners, but all members […]

Mixed Netball Competition

Presented by the Law Society’s Young Lawyers Committee, our popular annual mixed netball competition promises a fun night of fitness, networking and friendly competition. Teams entering the Mixed Netball Competition will need at least seven players and a minimum of four females on the court at all times. If you don’t have enough people in […]

Golden Gavel

Registrations for this event are  now closed.  Courageous young lawyers, a battle of wit and the chance to represent WA in the National Golden Gavel. Don’t miss this annual humorous public speaking event where contestants put their comedic skill on display in front of an esteemed panel of judges.    

Social Justice Opportunities Evening

SOLD OUT Please note change in venue, now at the Law Society of Western Australia, Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace, Perth. Explore how law students and young lawyers can engage in the social justice space and understand the legal and professional skills required when embarking on related career pathways. Learn how to become actively […]

Young Lawyers

‘Young lawyers’ are members who are less than 35 years old and/or have less than 5 years of practice. Life as a young lawyer can be both challenging and rewarding. No one else is more understanding of what it takes to make it as a young lawyer, than other young lawyers who have walked in [...]

Young Lawyers

2016/17 Annual Report The Young Lawyers Committee assists the Law Society in coordinating a significant number of events and initiatives including: social events to promote collegiality such as the Welcome to the Profession breakfast, inter-firm sporting events (volleyball and netball) and Golden Gavel; the Practical Advocacy Weekend, which includes a preparatory seminar as well as [...]