The peak body representing women lawyers in NSW for the advancement of women in the legal profession.

Women Lawyers Association of NSW

15 February 2006    

Dear Members & Colleagues

Further to our earlier enews, Justice Virginia Bell will be speaking at our upcoming function "Celebrating Women in the Judiciary" Cocktail Event on Thursday 23rd February.  Most appointees and distinguished guests have confirmed their attendance, including the Hon. James Spigelman AC, Chief Justice of NSW.

If you have not already done so I urge you to 'rsvp' to this important event.

We look forward to seeing you on the 23rd February. Details below.

Louise Byrne


23 February 2006, Thursday 6-8pm "Celebrating Women in the Judiciary" at The American Club, Level 15, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney It is with great pleasure that we acknowledge the achievements of women in law and appointments in NSW since our last function in May 2004. Members $50, Non-members $60. Click here for details and registration

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The benefits to WLANSW members attending our events are as follows:

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  • All CMS conference delegates receive hard copy notes from each event of all sessions

2nd Annual Property Law Conference in Sydney on the 2nd March 2006. Click here for details.

3 March 2006, Friday 12pm "Jessie Street Trust Annual Lunch" with guest speaker The Hon. Mary Gaundron QC at Parliament House Sydney. Jessie Street fought for women's rights, the rights of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders, the promotion of peace and disarmament and the eliminiation of all forms of discrimination. She often used her own money to support the causes she cared about. The Jessie Street Trust continues this tradition by awarding an annual grant to a project with these goals by hosting an annual fund raising lunch at NSW Parliament House. Tickets $85/ $65 concession; please contact 02-4422 2203.

8 March 2006, Wednesday 7am UNIFEM Sydney Breakfast. An invitation to celebrate International Women's Day. Grand Harbour Ballroom, Star City Hotel and Casino. $50pp, $30 Students, Corporate Tables available. Click here for details and registration

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