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News

Job Opportunity - Legal Associate to Judge

The Family Court of Western Australia invites applications for the position of Associate to Judge (Legal) from persons with a tertiary qualification in Law (preferably Honours, but not essential). The position is for twelve (12) months, with an option for a further twelve (12) months. This is a pool selection process closing at 4:30pm on Monday 5 November 2018.

[19/10/2018]

David Malcolm Memorial Lecture 2018

The David Malcolm Memorial Lecture 2018 delivered by Chief Judge Stephen Thackray on 27 September 2018 at University of Notre Dame Australia, School of Law is now available for download. The lecture is titled The Rule of Law and the Independence of the Judiciary: Values Lost or Conveniently Forgotten?.

[19/10/2018]

Chief Judge's "State of the State" Speech
The Chief Judge of the Family Court of Western Australia, the Hon Justice Stephen Thackray, delivered his "State of the State" speech to the Family Law Practitioners Association conference on 11 August 2018 and announced his retirement. [15/08/2018]