Breakfast with Jane Caro

Hallie WarnockNovember 29th, 2015

On Thursday, 26 November, Lawyers Chambers attended a Women’s Agenda breakfast with Jane Caro as special guest. Jane gave tips on number of topics including tackling anxiety, the public/private school breakdown, and how to have confidence stepping into a new career.   I had never heard of Jane Caro, but after an hour breakfast with her as […]

Are you stressed?

Savina YangOctober 29th, 2015

Imagine that you are a caveman swimming in the sea looking for a juicy fish for dinner. Suddenly, you see your target, so you slowly lift up your spear ready to strike. Something is not right, your instinct tells you. You narrow your eyes to get a better look and that’s when you realise: you […]

Workplace flexibility isn’t just for women

Bianca BarryAugust 31st, 2015

Last Tuesday Amanda, Savina and I had the pleasure of listening to Pip Marlow speak at Westpac’s Ruby Connection luncheon. Pip Marlow is the managing director of Microsoft Australia and she spoke about challenging the traditional workplace. Even the notion of a workplace itself is outdated. Pip doesn’t have an office at Microsoft Australia- the […]

Lawyers Weekly feature

Amanda FarmerJune 3rd, 2015

Lawyers Weekly, Australia’s leading source of independent news, analysis and opinion about the business of law in Australia, features Lawyers Chambers here as a firm “breaking the mould” when it comes to the practise of law.  

Law and disorder: 4 business tips for parents trying to do it all

Amanda FarmerMay 10th, 2015

I started my legal practice when my son was six months old. That was nearly two years ago. The time between then and now has been a roller coaster of excitement, stress, joy, fear, exhilaration, frustration and absolute fulfillment. Whilst every day continues to hold new lessons for me, here’s what I have to share […]

Our website featured on Women’s Agenda

Amanda FarmerJanuary 20th, 2015

Angela Priestly, the editor of Women’s Agenda, describes our website as “one of the most refreshing websites for a law firm” she has ever seen. Read her comments here.

Better get a lawyer son, better get a female one

Amanda FarmerJanuary 2nd, 2015

Editor’s note: adapted version of this article published by Women’s Agenda on 6 January 2015. Read it here.  One month ago we launched this new website. The feedback from our clients, colleagues and friends has been overwhelmingly positive. It seems many of you out there are just as excited as we are to be part […]

Latte Magazine puts Amanda Farmer in the spotlight

Amanda FarmerDecember 17th, 2014

Read Amanda’s feature article in Latte Magazine’s December edition:

“Back off boys”: my letter to the editor

Amanda FarmerNovember 24th, 2014

My letter to the editor was the leading letter published in this month’s edition of the Law Society Journal.