Summary of Key Events from Law Week 2013
Parramatta, Campbelltown and Dubbo legal expo
A community legal expo offering members of the public an opportunity to learn about the law, access a wide range of legal services and enjoy an eclectic range of live entertainment.
Parramatta - Monday 13th May
Campbelltown - Thursday 16th May
Dubbo - Friday 17th May
Public Interest Law Clearing House (PILCH) Walk For Justice
The Walk for Justice aims to increase public awareness of the unmet legal needs in our community and raise funds to support PILCH and raise the profile of pro bono legal services in NSW. The walk is an early morning meander along the harbour foreshore from Hyde Park. This year’s Walk for Justice will take place on Tuesday 14 May 2012 from 7.30 am. To register for the Walk for Justice visit www.pilchnsw.org.au. We encourage teams, themes and even costumes, and welcome individual walkers to join the PILCH team, get to know us and get to know what we do. Don’t miss out!
Golden Gavel Competition
A public speaking competition offering young and aspiring lawyers an opportunity to showcase their advocacy skills on a range of legal topics. This year the Golden Gavel will be held on Friday 17th May at the Westin Sydney. For more information visit www.lawsociety.com.au
Clued Up Kids Mock Trial Program
A mock-trial program aimed at introducing primary school children to the processes of the NSW legal system, investigation procedures, and the inner workings of a court.