29 July 2017
3rd Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Moot Competition
The Indigenous Lawyers Association of Queensland (ILAQ), in partnership with Allens, Ashurst and North Quarter Lane Chambers, is delighted to announce Nicholas Costello of Griffith University as the winner of the 3rd Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student’s Moot Competition. Continue reading
Did you spy the ILAQ in the March edition of the Queensland Law Society’s magazine Proctor? We appeared in the Organisation Spotlight section, which details our history, achievements and activities. Included is an article on our President, Linda Ryle, who shares her background and how she came to be involved with ILAQ. Continue reading
What an evening! We would like to thank everyone who bought tickets, our stallholders, co-hosts ANTaR, and especially Zach, Aaron and Sarah who flew in to attend. A special thank you also to the volunteers who helped set up and run the event. If you missed our screening, you’ll be pleased to know Continue reading
March 28 will see the first LawLink session for 2017 held at Clayton Utz. LawLink provides an opportunity for Indigenous law students to gain a better understanding of the practice of law, meet and network with members of the judiciary and the legal profession, and other law students. Continue reading
The Indigenous Lawyers Association is proud to once again support the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students’ Moot Competition in 2017. This competition provides an excellent learning opportunity for students who would like to try advocacy in a supportive and enjoyable environment.
All students who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander and are enrolled in a participating university are invited to register for the Moot, and should contact their university to apply. Continue reading
Due to circumstances beyond our control our special event screening of Zach’s Ceremony will now take place on the 19th of March. We apologise for any inconvenience, and hope that you will be able see this wonderful new film and support ILAQ and ANTaR on the amended date.
5:30pm Sunday 19th March, ALL HALLOWS SCHOOL THEATRE, Dodge Lane, Fortitude Valley
The Indigenous Lawyers Association of Queensland Inc (ILAQ) and Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation (ANTaR) invite you to our screening of this widely acclaimed new film. Continue reading
Welcome to 2017!
For a snapshot of what ILAQ got up to in the last 12 months, please see our latest newsletter here. We hope all of our members and partners have had a wonderful and safe holiday season. Continue reading
The Queensland Chapter of the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association will be holding Christmas Drinks on 9 December 2016 at the Banco Court Foyer, QEII Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane. The event will commence at 6pm for a 6:30pm start, until 8:30pm. RSVP by 2 December 2016 (if not booked out earlier). Continue reading
The Law Council of Australia’s John Koowarta Reconciliation Law Scholarship is now open for the 2017 Scholarship Round. The scholarship is available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in an approved course of study that is a prerequisite to admission as a legal practitioner in any Australian jurisdiction at or through an Australian tertiary institution. Applications close on the 2 December 2016. Continue reading