Notice of AGM

Notice of Annual General MeetingTAKE NOTICE that the Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, 20 June 2019, from 5.45pm for a 6.00pm start, at McCullough Robertson Lawyers, Level 11, Central Plaza Two, 66 Eagle Street, Brisbane, where the following business will be discussed: the receiving of reports by the President, Secretary and Treasurer;the receiving of…

Parental Leave Survey Report

PARENTAL LEAVE REPORT | In early 2018, WLAQ received an increase in the number of requests for assistance and information about paid parental leave arrangements in workplaces. WLAQ consulted with Queensland’s legal profession to clarify what information was needed, and in early 2019 released the WLAQ Parental Leave Survey. This WLAQ Parental Leave Survey Report…

2019 Una Prentice Awards

Every year, WLAQ recognises the achievements of the highest achieving graduating female law student from each Law School in Queensland thanks to the generous bequest of Ms Prentice and through the establishment of the Una Prentice Memorial Trust Fund. On 17 April 2019, WLAQ hosted the annual Una Prentice Awards with the inaugural Una Prentice…

WLAQ Maternity Jacket

In February 2018, WLAQ arranged for a Bar jacket to be tailored by The Fitting Room on Edward so that it could be used by pregnant barristers throughout the later stages of their pregnancy.  The jacket has been tailored to include an ‘expanding pleat’ at the back of the jacket to allow for it to…

2018 Una Prentice Award winners

Congratulations to our Una Prentice Award winners, who were presented with their gifts and certificates last evening by The Hon Justice Debra Mullins of the Supreme Court of Queensland.  Justice Mullins is the Una Prentice Award Trust Patron and past WLAQ Treasurer.  Thakn you to the TC Beirne School of Law for hosting the evening. …