January 2019

VIC: Opening of the 2019 Legal Year – 29 January 2019

  • 29 January, 2019
  • St Eustathios Greek Orthodox Church, 221 Dorcas Street, South Melbourne

The Eastern Orthodox Service to mark the Opening of the 2019 Legal Year will take place at St Eustathios Greek Orthodox Church, 221 Dorcas Street, South Melbourne on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 at 9am.

It will be a collaborative service involving the Greek, Antiochian, Russian, Serbian and Romanian Orthodox Churches.

Judicial officers, tribunal members, court officials and members of the legal profession who wish to take part in the procession should assemble at the church hall by 8.45am.  Judges and counsel should robe.

The Service is expected to conclude by 9.45am.  Their Graces Bishop Ezekiel and Bishop Iakovos have extended an invitation to all those attending the Service to join them for morning tea in the church hall at the conclusion of the Service.

For further information please contact Mr Daniel Bellis on 9245 9010 or by email: daniel@greekorthodox.org.au

 

March 2019

QLD: Sir Harry Gibbs Lecture and Tour – 15 March 2019

  • 15 March, 2019
  • Conference Centre, Supreme Court Library, Level 12, QEII Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane

The Honourable Justice James Douglas will deliver a lecture on Sir Harry Gibbs, followed by a short tour of the Sir Harry Gibbs Heritage Centre.

It will be held on Friday, 15 March 2019 commencing at 5:30pm to 7:30 including light refreshments.

The venue is the Conference Centre, Supreme Court Library, Level 12, QEII Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane.

This is a HAL members only event and there is no cost for current financial members of HAL. The annual fee for a HAL Ordinary Member is $50, or $20 for students, so become a member of HAL or renew your membership to attend the event.

Go to Trybooking.com to reserve your tickets.

RSVP date is 1 March 2019.

For more information, contact Nicholas Andreatidis QC, (07) 3008 4967 or andreatidis@qldbar.asn.au

July 2020

Rhodes 2020 HAL International Legal Conference – 5-10 July 2020

  • 5 July, 2020
  • Rhodes, Greece

The Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association (HAL) is delighted to be hosting a second International Legal Conference in Rhodes, Greece from 5-10 July 2020. Please save the date for what promises to be a memorable conference.

HAL is privileged to have the Hon Justice Stephen Gageler AC as the keynote speaker.

Registrations will open in May 2019 for the conference. Further details will be posted on the HAL website www.hal.asn.au in due course.

See reports on the 2018 HAL International Legal Conference in Rhodes.