November 2018

rise2018 ABA & NSWBA National Conference Thursday, November 15 2018, Sydney

The preeminent legal conference of 2018 – rise2018 relevant/resilient/respected is a prestigious two-day conference to be held at the International Convention Centre Sydney. The conference boasts an impressive speaker line-up that will highlight and profile the excellence of the Australian legal profession with a focus on national and international legal issues. Click here to view the program.

rise2018 relevant/resilient/respected, three concepts chosen as key to the legal profession dealing with disruption and change within contemporary society.

RELEVANT – the role of the profession in a changing legal, political, social environment and its commitment to law reform and professionalism.
RESILIENT – the ability of the profession to adapt to change and disruption.
RESPECTED – to maintain relevance and foster resilience while ensuring the continued respect for the profession and the judiciary that is essential for the rule of law, which maintains a tolerant, cohesive and inclusive society.

This is a conference you cannot afford to miss. The conference consists of thought provoking plenary sessions and specialised streams in commercial law, taxation law, criminal law and future practice.

Each session will reflect the theme of the conference and create conversations on topics of importance to law and justice. Entertaining networking and exceptional social events will ensure your valuable time at the conference will be engaging, worthwhile and informative.

The conference provides a platform to learn, network and grow. The ABA and NSWBA warmly welcome barristers, judges, solicitors, members of in-house counsel, politicians, scholars, members of the media and the public to the rise2018 National Conference. Attending this conference places you at the forefront of legal leadership and thought in Australia and internationally.