Inspired appointment to Queensland’s District Court

Queensland Law Society has praised the State Government for its appointment of esteemed and highly respected silk David Kent to the Queensland District Court.

Society president Bill Potts and chief executive officer Amelia Hodge said Judge Kent QC was an inspired choice. They said Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath should be […]

By |March 4th, 2016|Categories: Legal Updates|Tags: , , |0 Comments

QLS looks forward to more judges in Queensland after Brandis confirms funding

Queensland Law Society has greeted with delight the Federal Government’s announcement of savings measures to allow extra funding to federal court operations – saying it was a great opportunity for the appointment to two desperately needed judges in Queensland.

Society president Bill Potts said the recent appointment of a Family Court […]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Categories: Legal Updates|Tags: , , |0 Comments