⏳ 8 min read Evan is a lawyer at the Office of Public Prosecutions (OPP) in Victoria and a former Associate to the Honourable Justice Kennedy at the Supreme Court.
⏳ 4 min read That is the question. (User note: Only pass through this door to Lawyer Land if the red flags don’t apply to you.)
⏳ 5 min read Let’s draw on our magical powers to locate some awesome bosses and their defining traits. These are the people we aspire to be, or work for. So let’s sprinkle some faerie dust and see what our potion has delivered!
⏳ < 1 min read This coming week, I’m going to write about my experience as a lawyer in ‘Big Law’. It will only be for readers who’ve subscribed to my mailing list, so if you’re interested: sign up now!
⏳ 7 min read It’s Royal Commission (RC) season and misconduct is in the air. Let’s look at what they are, which ongoing RCs you should keep your eye out for, as well as the history of RCs in Australia.
⏳ 8 min read This coming month, we’ll take a look at a seemingly obscure but oft-used ‘secret language’ of the law—Latin. But first, we’ll take a detour through music and art. You’ll find that the language used by a profession tells you a lot about its evolution, as well as the persistence of history.
⏳ 10 min read Nilanka is a classmate from law school who has been kicking a lot of goals during her time as a lawyer. She started at a law firm in Canberra and has since moved back to Melbourne. Recently, she was invited to join the partnership at her firm, Adero Law.
⏳ 8 min read This week, we look at what happens when we’re faced with overwhelming choice (whether actual or perceived) in our lives, what the research says, and two things lawyers can do better.
⏳ 4 min read As we stand on the cusp of 2019, one aspect that stood out to me this year is our dependence on technology for instant ‘rewards’. Here are three concepts that we can take into 2019 to defy this trend. Let’s aim to live and work in a more meaningful way with technology as an aid,
⏳ 8 min read We’re dependent on technology to make our work and social worlds go round. Unfortunately, there is a dark side to overuse. This week, we take a look at two examples of how the law attempts to regulate technological use and misuse.