Message from the President

michael colbran

Michael Colbran QC LCAPres

4 September 2014

The Law Council of Australia welcomes the recommendation by the Law Society of Western Australia to the Attorney-General for Western Australia that the Legal Profession Uniform Law be adopted as law in the state.

New South Wales and Victoria have enacted legislation for the Legal Profession Uniform Law which is set to commence in early 2015.

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