Queensland Law Society

The Hon. Chief Justice Catherine Holmes - Opening Address to QLS Senior Counsellors' Conference 19 August 2016

On Friday 19 August 2016, the Honourable Chief Justice Catherine Holmes delivered the opening address at the QLS Senior Counsellors’ Conference 2016. Her Honour discussed the overarching importance of solicitor’s responsibilities as officers of the court; the contextual generational differences in perceptions of firm culture; the prevalence and impact of increasing commercial pressures; and internal and external trends relevant to the legal profession. The Chief Justice’s speech can be found below.