National Conference 2014


(1.5% surcharge applies for credit card payments)
Voting & Non-voting Member: $1,500

Non Member: $1,950



Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach, Sydney


Registrations Open: 25th Jun 14 12:00 AM

Registrations Close: 23rd Oct 14 11:59 PM

Places Available: 24

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The Australian Lawyers Alliance National Conference is the premier annual event for lawyers, barristers and associated professionals with a social justice focus. The conference will be held at the beautiful Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach, providing an authentic experience of Sydney's Seaside Village.

With a shimmering beach, magnificent coastal walks and a protected Marine Reserve that attracts snorkellers and scuba divers, Coogee sums up the classic Sydney surf scene.

Don't miss your opportunity to keep up to date on the latest developments in personal injuries law, to network and socialise in a relaxed environment and earn up to 10 CLE points.

The conference is attended by plaintiff and defendant lawyers as well as representatives of the various regulators and insurers.

Program highlights

The Hon. Sir Anthony Mason AC KBE GBM QC will deliver the Keynote Address focusing on the role of the legal profession in access to justice.

You’ll hear from members of each state about their workers compensation
and CTP schemes, discussing harmonisation v nationalisation of those schemes.

Professor Barbara McDonald will speak about legal avenues for redress for invasions of privacy. Specialist engineers will present on accident reconstruction, new technology and implications for liability, in a stimulating interactive presentation that will surprise you.

Several speakers will discuss the hot topic of human rights and particularly the PNG solution. Barrister, Jay Williams, will speak about his findings on the ground on Manus Island and recent High Court developments in the area.




Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach


Voting & Non-voting Member: $1,500

Non Member: $1,950


Thurs 23 October 2014
Pre-conference activities at leisure
6pm-7.30pm Welcome Reception (The Terrace at Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach)

Friday 24 October 2014
9am-5pm Day 1 Sessions (Registration from 8.30am)
7pm-11pm Conference Dinner (Harbourside Room, Museum of Contemporary Art)
(optional black tie)

Saturday 25 October 2014
9am-5.30pm Day 2 Sessions


Accommodation is SOLD OUT at Crowne Plaza for Thur 23 Oct & Friday 24 Oct

Alternative accommodation SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY: Coogee Sands Studio Rooms and Apartments. Ph: (02) 9665 8588


This event is an excellent opportunity to gain exposure to approximately 150 legal practitioners with a social justice focus. Various sponsorship packages are available for this conference, ranging from major partners, exhibitors, advertisers, social event sponsorship and tailored packages.

For more information, CLICK HERE. We can also be contacted at or phone (02) 9258 7700.

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