The number of women practising law in Victoria has topped 54 per cent of all registered lawyers, according to new data published in the latest annual report from the Victorian Legal Services Board and Commissioner (VLSB+C).
Allegations of misappropriation of investment funds by Mr John Adams (deceased) of AMS Ivanhoe Lawyers
The VLSB+C is aware of allegations of misappropriation of investment funds by Mr John Adams (deceased) of AMS Ivanhoe Lawyers.
Please note this statement includes the name of a deceased First Nations person. Her name is used with the permission of her family.
We're investing a record $8 million in community-led projects that will deliver fairer and more accessible justice where it is needed most.
Attorney-General Jaclyn Symes has reappointed Fiona McLeay as the Victorian Legal Services Board CEO and Commissioner for a second five-year term.
Our latest annual report wraps up a busy 12 months focused on protecting and empowering consumers, enhancing legal practice and ethics, and improving access to justice.
The project is one of 16 to receive grants from the VLSB+C in 2022, representing a significant investment in improving access to justice for all Victorians.
To gain a better understanding of how workplace culture affects wellbeing, we asked lawyers to respond to a survey as part of the practising certificate renewal process in 2021. Access our key findings.