Law Week Panel Discussion hosted by the Young Lawyers Committee

Wednesday 16th May, 2018 6:00 pm – Wednesday 16th May, 2018 7:30 pm
Court Room 1, Old Supreme Court of WA
Stirling Gardens PERTH

Access to Justice for Indigenous Peoples

A complimentary Law Week event for all members and non-members of the legal profession, this panel presentation hosted by the Young Lawyers Committee will discuss Access to Justice for Indigenous Peoples.

The discussion will focus on topics relating to Indigenous peoples’ interactions with the criminal justice system, including: the right to parole, issues surrounding bail for Indigenous accused in regional and remote locations, access to interpreters and the leadership and positive contributions of Indigenous communities in this space.

Confirmed panel members include –

  • Peter Collins, Director of Legal Services, Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia
  • The Hon. Justice Robert Mazza at the Supreme Court of Western Australia
  • Tammy Solonec, Amnesty International

The chair for the event is

  • Michael Lundberg, Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan

Further panel members to be confirmed in due course.

Numbers are limited so please confirm your attendance at this event by registering online on the above link.

 

Speakers

Michael Lundberg (Chair)
Partner
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan

Peter Collins
Director of Legal Services
Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia

The Hon. Justice Robert Mazza
Supreme Court of Western Australia

Tammy Solonec
Amnesty International

Price
Member
$0
Non-Member
$0
Legal Trainee / Support Staff (Member)
$0
Legal Trainee / Support Staff (Non-Member)
$0