The Commonwealth Attorney‑General and Minister for the Arts, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC, is pleased to announce the Indigenous Legal Professional of the Year Award and the Indigenous Law Student of the Year Prize.
The Law Society Northern Territory (the Society) is proud to support the "Change the Record" campaign (Campaign), an initiative of the National Justice Coalition aimed to end the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the justice system.
The Law Society Northern Territory will launch its second edition of Indigenous Protocols for Lawyers (Protocols) at noon tomorrow at Chifley Alice Springs Resort.
Letter dated 4 June 2015 to the Attorney-General, the Hon John Elferick MLA
The Law Society Northern Territory (the Society) refers to our letter to you dated 18 September 2014 calling on you to introduce urgent amendments to the Youth Justice Act (Act) to prevent the publication of information identifying youth who come in contact with the justice system.
From Wednesday 27 May 2015 the Darwin Family Law Registry will no longer be located at TCG Centre 80 Mitchell St Darwin.
The Registry will now be located at Ground Floor, Supreme Court Building, State Square, Darwin. The conference room is on level 3. Our dedicated Court is Court 8 level 4.
Phone, fax, email and post remain unchanged.
Letter to Chief Justice Trevor Riley dated 21 April 2015:
Thank you for your letter dated 16 March 2015 in relation to the Supreme Court listings for 2016.
On 14 April 2015 the Society"™s Legal Practice Committee (Committee) met and considered the matters raised in your letter. Membership of the Committee is made up from representatives of private firms, government lawyers and the Bar.