Queensland Law Society

Annual Report 2012-13

The Queensland Law Society Annual Report 2012-13, tabled in State Parliament on 30 September 2013, is now available.

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The Society’s Annual Report has been divided into three main sections listed below.

Introduction (Cover-page 7)

Socioeconomic influences on the practice of law in 2012-13 and a picture of the Queensland profession.

  • About Queensland Law Society
  • Introduction
  • President’s review
  • CEO’s review.

Delivering outcomes for our members (pages 8-45)

About our major projects, member product and service delivery and the coming year for the profession.

  • Operational highlights
  • Projects
  • Recognising member achievements
  • Fostering member engagement
  • Adopting future full members
  • Learning and Professional Development
  • Ethics Centre
  • Advocacy
  • Practice Support
  • Professional Standards
  • Library acts with alacrity
  • Resilience and wellbeing
  • Dynamic access to information
  • Building community relationships
  • The year ahead for the profession
  • Plans for the future.

Leading our people (pages 46-55)

The people who support your profession and Queensland Law Society's corporate governance.

  • Society receives sound counsel
  • Our Council
  • ASX corporate governance principles and recommendations
  • Working for our members
  • Our leadership team.

Driving process improvements (pages 56-58)

How we created efficiencies and built value for members.

  • Learning and professional development review and outcomes
  • Stakeholder relationships
  • Planning for corporatisation
  • New member benefits scheme
  • Environmental credentials
  • Recordkeeping.

Generating financial value (pages 59-60)

An overview of our positive financial credentials.

  • Financial highlights
  • Contracts and procurement
  • Our business supporters.

Financial statements

Here are the Society’s three audited financial statements and government Open Data requirements.

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