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    • 27 Aug 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Level 11, 65 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000
    Register

    The NSW Branch of the AALA is pleased to host Jeffrey Choy at Level 11, 65 York Street, Sydney, for a Continuing Legal Education speech in the Substantive Law / Legal Skills / Practice Management stream.

    This CLE is about the proper creation, administration, and use of documents in legal practice. The presentation will take place in a workshop format and revolve around the techniques to avoid common pitfalls. Jeffrey Choy is a solicitor advocate whose practice specialises in commercial and family litigation, he appears regularly in the courts and Tribunals in Sydney and is the principal of JCL Legal.

    Please register at the following link as there are only 30 places available: NSW Branch - CLE - Documents and Best Practice

    Non-alcoholic drinks will be provided. Practising lawyers will be able to claim the speech for 1 CLE point in the substantive law, practice management, and / or legal skills stream.

    Members may attend these events for free, and will be notified of further CLE events throughout the year. Attendees should join AALA at Join the AALA


    • 17 Sep 2019
    • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Clayton Utz, Level 15, 1 Bligh Street, Sydney
    Register

    The NSW Branch of the AALA is pleased to host its fourth Diversity Series event at its corporate partner, Clayton Utz:


    AALA, in conjunction with Clayton Utz, will be hosting a breakfast event discussing how women in law can improve their working and personal lives while pursuing a practice in law. Breakfast will be served from 7:30am with the formalities to close at 8:50am.

    The event will be moderated by Jennifer Harris, a special counsel at Clayton Utz. Please register at the following link as places are limited: NSW Branch - Diversity Series Event 4 - Women in Law Breakfast, Lean in!

    Breakfast will be provided.

    NSW Branch has partnered with its major law firm sponsors with events on the following days:

    • 5 June 2019 - William Lee Address with Race Discrimination Commissioner Chin Tan, King and Wood Mallesons
    • 17 July 2019 - Workshop - Students of Law and Inclusiveness, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
    • 13 August 2019 - Panel - From Bamboo to Uluru: Foreign Qualified Lawyers and the Journey, Baker & McKenzie
    • 17 September 2019 - Breakfast Panel - Women in Law, Lean In, Clayton Utz
    • 31 October 2019 - Series Reflection and Industry Panel - D&I: Next Steps? Herbert Smith Freehills

    Members may attend these events for free, and will be notified of further CLE events throughout the year. Attendees should join AALA at Join the AALA

    • 18 Sep 2019
    • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Law Society House, Level 2, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane

    On Wednesday 18 September 2019, the Asian Australian Lawyers Association & the Queensland Law Society will be jointly presenting a CPD on creating and supporting diversity in the legal profession, to encourage employees to "bring their authentic selves to work" and further the business case on cultural diversity in the law.

    A panel of employers, employees and recruiters will share the lessons they have learned and practical steps you can take as an employer, employee and legal professional to encourage and support diversity in the legal profession.

    Registration for QLS members, and AALA is free.

    More details, and registration at: https://services.qls.com.au/web/eventscalendar/event_display.aspx?EventKey=BU1387


Past events

22 Aug 2019 VIC AALA Speed Networking Event
13 Aug 2019 NSW Branch - Diversity Series Event 3 - From Bamboo to Uluru - Foreign Qualified Lawyers and the Journey
01 Aug 2019 AALA (QLD) - Judicial Diversity in Australia Panel Discussion
17 Jul 2019 NSW Branch - Diversity Series Event 2 - Students of Law; Where to from Here?
12 Jun 2019 NSW Branch - EOFY Event in conjunction with Lander & Rogers and the Asian Leadership Project
05 Jun 2019 NSW Branch - Diversity Series Event 1 - William Lee Address
23 May 2019 WA Student Speed Networking Event
22 May 2019 The William Ah Ket Scholarship Launch 2019
14 Apr 2019 Student Internship with the County Court Commercial Division (VIC)
03 Apr 2019 AALA (VIC) - Voice and Presentation CPD Workshops with Richard Lawton
28 Mar 2019 WA Lunar New Year Celebration 2019
28 Mar 2019 NSW Branch - CLE March Madness - Using G-Suite in your Professional Practice
26 Mar 2019 NSW Branch - CLE March Madness - Ethics and Professional Conduct
20 Mar 2019 NSW Branch - CLE March Madness - Misrepresentations in the context of Insurance Contracts
13 Mar 2019 NSW Branch - CLE March Madness - Drafting Affidavits: Tips and Hints to Better Drafting
08 Mar 2019 AALA QLD 2019 Social - Single Asian Female play night
06 Mar 2019 NSW Branch - CLE March Madness - Proving Solvency in Winding Up and Bankruptcy Proceedings
28 Feb 2019 NSW Branch - Beginning of Law Term Event - 28 February 2019 at Baker McKenzie
21 Feb 2019 AALA - QLD Branch - Mentoring Program Launch
21 Feb 2019 AALA - NSW Branch - Mentoring Program Launch
21 Feb 2019 AALA – VIC Branch – Mentoring Program Launch
13 Feb 2019 NSW Branch - A CPD Reception with Judge Joshua Wilson QC at Frederick Jordan Chambers
12 Feb 2019 Lunar New Year Celebration Dinner 2019 (VIC)
11 Dec 2018 Commercial Law in the Asian Century - Is Western Sydney Ready?
07 Dec 2018 AALA QLD 2018 End of Year Social
06 Dec 2018 AALA VIC End of Year Meet & Greet 2018
05 Dec 2018 AALA NSW Christmas Party
08 Nov 2018 Litigation Workshop: What to Do When Things Go Wrong
04 Oct 2018 AALA – 2018 NSW Branch Meeting and National AGM
04 Oct 2018 AALA – 2018 VIC Branch Meeting and National AGM
04 Oct 2018 AALA - 2018 QLD Branch Meeting and National AGM
04 Oct 2018 AALA - 2018 WA Branch Meeting and National AGM
21 Sep 2018 Networking Drinks and Dinner (Sydney -Chinatown
21 Sep 2018 AALA National Roundtable 2018
20 Sep 2018 The William Ah Ket Scholarship Award Ceremony 2018 (NSW)
20 Sep 2018 AALA & ILAQ Indigenous cultural awareness training seminar
14 Sep 2018 AALA WA: 2018 Networking Drinks
13 Sep 2018 Stress Management the Eastern Way - Mindfulness for Lawyers
05 Sep 2018 Otto Kong Sing - A Lecture by Malcolm Oakes SC
28 Aug 2018 Annual William Lee Address NSW - Barriers and Enablers. Tues 28 August 2018
01 Aug 2018 Meet His Honour Judge J D Wilson QC and followed by Meet the Partners Panel Discussion (WA)
07 Jun 2018 Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: CEO Series - Part 3 with ENGIE
17 Apr 2018 Cultural Diversity in the Workplace- CEO Series- Part 2 with MLC Life Insurance
15 Mar 2018 Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: CEO Series- Part 1 with Toll Group
13 Mar 2018 AALA WA Student Event- Your Personal Brand in the Growing Asia-Pacific Market
08 Mar 2018 Victorian AALA Lunar New Year Celebration
22 Feb 2018 2018 WA Lunar New Year Dinner
05 Feb 2018 AALA NSW Lunar New Year Celebration
21 Dec 2017 2017 AALA Victoria End-of-Year Celebration
13 Dec 2017 AALA NSW Christmas Party
13 Dec 2017 WA Social - Mini Golf on the Quay
07 Dec 2017 Setting up your own Practice - A Panel Discussion
21 Nov 2017 The Inaugral William Ah Ket Scholarship Award
17 Nov 2017 Cultural diversity and the bamboo ceiling
16 Nov 2017 2017 WA Mentoring Program
15 Nov 2017 Launch of NSW Mentoring Program 2017
08 Nov 2017 2017 Annual General Meeting
09 Oct 2017 Diversity- My Experiences in the Law
04 Oct 2017 Richard Lawton - Voice and Presentation Workshops (Vic)
07 Sep 2017 Reflections on lessons from four decades of legal and professional engagement with China
18 Aug 2017 The Changing Face of Law - A Global Perspective (Vic)
17 Aug 2017 The Asian Experience in America and What it Means for Australia: Professor Frank Wu and Perth Guest Speaker Julian Sher
16 Aug 2017 The Changing Face of Law - A Global Perspective (Sydney)
31 May 2017 2017 Vic AALA Launch with His Honour Magistrate Raj Malhotra
17 May 2017 Tarwirri and AALA present: Cultural diversity in the legal profession (VIC)
27 Mar 2017 CLE Event: Business with the Dragon - Enforcing Contractual Obligations in favour of Australian clients in China (NSW)
23 Mar 2017 For Lawyers: Strategies to develop a social media presence (QLD)
16 Mar 2017 POSTPONED: Address by the Federal Attorney General, the Hon. George Brandis
01 Mar 2017 Her Honour Magistrate Urfa Masood: Reflections from the Bench (VIC)
11 Feb 2017 Lunar New Year Dinner (including welcome cocktails) - AALA NSW
13 Dec 2016 AALA 2016 End of Year Celebration (Vic)
05 Dec 2016 AALA NSW 2016 End-of-Year Celebration
03 Nov 2016 AALA Mentoring Program Launch (VIC)
27 Oct 2016 2016 AALA Annual General Meeting
27 Oct 2016 2016 AALA NSW Branch Meeting (NSW)
04 Oct 2016 AALA Mentoring Program Launch (NSW)
07 Sep 2016 CPD workshops with Richard Lawton for voice and presentation training (VIC)
25 Aug 2016 International Perspectives on Cultural Diversity
11 Aug 2016 Where the Glass and Bamboo Ceilings Meet in the Australian Legal Profession - NSW Event
23 Jun 2016 What is it like to be an Asian-Australian lawyer in 2016? - Career Panel Discussion (NSW)
21 Jun 2016 Vincent Shin - My Story (VIC)
12 May 2016 Seminar - Legal, operational, and cultural challenges of doing business in China (VIC)
02 May 2016 Inaugural Annual William Lee Address (NSW)
12 Apr 2016 John Leung: 8 Things You Don't Know About Me
06 Apr 2016 AALA NSW Networking Event
10 Mar 2016 Richard Lawton - Elevate Your Voice and Presence (CPD Series)
19 Feb 2016 AALA and ACC - Getting the monkey off our backs: improving diversity and inclusion in the legal sector
07 Dec 2015 End of Year Event 2015 (VIC)
02 Nov 2015 AALA NSW Launch - 2 November 2015
08 Sep 2015 Annual General Meeting 2015
25 May 2015 CPD Session with Jason Yeap OAM & Jenny Taing
14 Apr 2015 Launch of AALA Cultural Diversity Analysis
26 Feb 2015 Asian Cultural Attitudes to Litigation and Mediation

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