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Resources to help you develop your legal career

Interview: Stephanie Forward

Meet Stephanie Forward. Stephanie is a senior associate at Rouse Lawyers. She was the 2020 President of Queensland Young Lawyers and the representative for the Law Council.

We spoke to Stephanie about combining laughter and the law in Queensland Young Lawyers' Law Revue, switching from personal injuries to commercial litigation, and why it's so important to have a support network. Read the full interview below.

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More articles

From tips and tricks from industry leaders to interviews, these dedicated articles for early career lawyers are exclusive to The Hub.

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Legal Tips & Guides

A collection of helpful how-tos every lawyer needs to know.

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Start here to help drive your career in law in the right direction. Choose from a range of resources that will guide, inform and educate.

Getting started

Looking for industry bodies or resources relevant to your area of practice? Connect with a range of organisations here.

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Ethics centre

Looking for ethical or practice management advice? Start here!

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The Callover | Podcast

The Callover

The Callover is a Queensland Law Society podcast created by young lawyers, for young lawyers. New episodes monthly!

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31 May 2022

How to have a successful performance review

Learn how you can effectively and courageously communicate with employers and ‘ace’ your next performance review.

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10 Jun 2022

Gold Coast Legal Conference

Experience a day of in person sessions, with a choice of 2 streams & 7 CPD points, plus a bonus pack of 3 core CPD point recordings!

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14 Jun 2022

Sexual Harassment: Changing Workplace Culture

Learn how to be an active bystander and why and how culture and behaviour need to change to reduce the harm caused to individuals, organisations and the profession as a result of sexual harassment.

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The Art of Productivity and Time Management

On-demand: The Art of Productivity and Time Management

This online session discusses practical tips and considerations to help practitioners learn to manage workload and record time confidently, efficiently and ethically.

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Whether you are a partner or in the first year of PAE, the profession can be challenging.
Access a range of resources to help find your balance.

Anxiety Hack

Feeling anxious? Try this grounding 5-4-3-2-1 exercise from Calm.

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Returning to the office

How to prepare mentally and physically to return to the office.

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Desk Yoga

10 minutes of yoga you can do at your desk, right in your chair.


Exclusively for members - 24hr confidential, personal and professional support.

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More wellbeing

Explore our full range of Wellbeing resources including videos, articles and downloads.

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Member benefits

Membership is more than just CPD and events. You can access discounts and special opportunities through your QLS membership for cars, electronics, flights and more.  

The Iconic

The leading brand for fashion and lifestyle across Australia and New Zealand, The Iconic offers a solution to any occasion. QLS members get a 20% off selected full priced items*.

The Iconic


As a member of Queensland Law Society you will enjoy exclusive offers on services provided by The Qantas Club.


Wil Valor

As a member of Queensland Law Society you will enjoy exclusive offers on services provided by Wil Valor.

Wil Valor

Discounted gift cards

Through Member Benefits Australia online platform, QLS members can access various discounted gift cards for big brands.

Discounted Gift Cards

More benefits

QLS introduce the new Member Rewards shopping platform, powered by Member Benefits Australia. Offers includes automotive, travel solutions, electronics, entertainments, gift cards and more.

Shopping Platform

Future leaders of the profession

Queensland Law Society (QLS) understands that the first few years of practice can be among the most challenging in a lawyer’s career.

It’s base camp and the path to the summit can seem daunting!

We want to make sure you stay connected to the legal profession. Social networking events, bespoke professional development courses or information and resources that will help your career development. Whatever path you choose to take, QLS is here to support you.