Women Barristers Forum


Date Subject Speakers
27 July 2017 Advocating Interlocutory applications – practice and pitfalls Presented by The Honourable Justice Jayne Jagot, Federal Court of Australia; Vanessa Whittaker, Eleven Wentworth and Clarissa Amato, Banco Chambers. Chaired by Kate Richardson SC, Chair, Women Barristers Forum.


Future meetings of the WBF are listed below. All members are welcome to attend the meetings. Reminders of meeting dates and any changes to the schedule will be provided in InBrief.

30 August 2017 at 4.45pm WBF Meeting (Conference Room 2)
25 October 2017 at 4.45pm WBF Meeting (Conference Room 3)
6 December 2017 at 4.45pm WBF Meeting (Conference Room 2)

Recent events

Silks Drinks Function

The celebration of the appointment of  silk earlier this month was a raging success! Thanks to all the judges and barristers and other guests who attended. Congratulations again to Rashda, Belinda and Gabi. We hope to see all of you – and more – again next year.

A special thanks to Judge Tupman for her wonderful speech.