Jane Needham SC: “When the law deserts its women, they desert the law”

Jane Needham SC has written an article for the Sydney Morning Herald, commenting on sexual harassment in the legal profession.

Jane Needham SC to speak on panel at Macquarie Group regarding Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession

In recent months, sexual harassment in the legal profession has been making headlines in Australia, and for many this has been difficult to comprehend. With sexual harassment inflicting such harm to women and equality, as well as to workplace culture and society as a whole, what can we do about its pernicious presence within our […]

Doyle’s Guide 2020

13 St James Hall wishes to congratulate the following Floor members who have been listed in the Doyle’s rankings:  Leading Native Title Barristers Junior Counsel – Australia, 2020 Preeminent – Susan Phillips  Leading Wills & Estates Litigation Senior Counsel – New South Wales, 2020 Preeminent – Jane Needham SC Leading – Michael Willmott SC Leading […]

Jane Needham SC to present CPD on Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession at SA Law Society

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Jane Needham SC Speaks on Sexual Harrassment in the Legal Profession

Jane Needham SC participated in a panel on 21 July 2020 convened by Professor Louise Chappell of the Australian Human Rights Institute of UNSW Law on sexual harassment in the legal profession. Fran Kelly of ANC Radio moderated, and fellow panellists included Professor Andrea Durbach, Adrienne Morton, and Dr Kasey McLoughlin.

Jane Needham SC to speak at the Law Society of South Australia Succession Law Conference 21 November 2019

Jane will be speaking at the Law Society of South Australia Succession Law Conference on 21 November 2019, on the topic “Provision at both ends of the spectrum – challenges facing practitioners in very large, or very small, estates”.

Jane Needham SC delivers October Lecture to the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

Jane delivered the October lecture to the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners on 16 October 2019, talking of “Enduring problems – the interrelationship between elder law and succession law”.

Jane Needham SC to present the annual NSW Young Lawyers State of the Profession Address 19 September 2019

On September 19 at the Law Society of NSW, Jane Needham SC will present the annual NSW Young Lawyers State of the Profession Address. Jane will be delving into the topic of ‘how to be a good lawyer’ in 2019. Date: Thursday 19 September 2019 Time: 6-8pm  Venue: The Law Society of NSW, 170 Phillip Street, Sydney […]

Jane Needham SC to be panellist: ‘In Conversation with our clients: Fresh perspectives on equitable briefing’ 13 June 2019

Jane Needham SC, one of the founding members of 13th Floor St James Hall and one of the driving forces behind Equitable Briefing, will be participating as a panellist for the NSW Bar Association event entitled ‘In conversation with our clients: Fresh perspectives on equitable briefing’. Other panel members include Kylie Gray (Westpac), Gwyn Jones […]