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Presentation of award to Jess Hamdorf

The Mahla Pearlman Oration and award, honour the memory of the late Honourable Mahla Pearlman AO, the former Chief Judge of the Land and Environment Court of New South Wales (1992-2003), and former President of the Law Council of Australia (1989-90). This year’s event included the presentation of the 2021 Mahla Pearlman Australian Young Environmental […]

Recent Changes in the Waste Industry seminar

On 17 June 2021, the National Environmental Law Association (WA) hosted the Recent Changes in the Waste Industry seminar held at the University of Western Australia E-Zone. The seminar brought together leading specialists from industry, local government and the legal profession to present their perspectives on the recent changes in the waste industry, including the […]

We have moved!

Glen McLeod Legal is pleased to announce our move to a new office space in London House in the heart of the City of Perth’s west end. The firm will be celebrating its 10th year anniversary this year and this new location is the start of another chapter. Built in 1985, London House is an […]

Environmental Protection Act 1986 (WA) amendments

Western Australia’s environmental laws are set to change with the passage of the Environmental Protection Amendment Bill 2020 (WA) through parliament in 2020. The most substantive amendments to the Environmental Protection Act 1986 (WA) (EP Act) are not yet in operation. In anticipation of those pending amendments, this article summarises the key change affecting licence […]

Release of revised State Planning Policy 3.6 – Infrastructure Contributions

Development contributions are collected by local governments or service providers to cover the cost of new infrastructure which is necessary as a result of subdivisions and new development. They are levied through Development Contribution Plans (DCPs). Over the years, developers and landowners have encountered significant issues with the preparation, management and implementation of DCPs. The […]

Celebrating the capstone event of Law Week

The team from Glen McLeod Legal celebrated the capstone event to Law Week – the Lawyer of the Year Awards cocktail function. The firm sponsored the Lawyer of the Year (more than five years’ experience) award. Congratulations to Peter Le who won the award and to all other finalists!  

Glen McLeod Legal participates in Law Access Walk for Justice

This morning Glen McLeod, Lea Hiltenkamp, Chelsea White (with Gary the therapy dog) and Emiko Watanabe joined over 400 members of the legal profession walking in person and virtually around the state for the Law Access Walk for Justice on National Pro Bono Day as part of Law Week 2021. The event celebrates the pro […]

Glen McLeod Legal sponsors Law Week 2021

The Law Society of WA’s Law Week is the Western Australian legal profession’s annual celebration of law and justice in the community and will run from 17 to 21 May 2021. Glen McLeod Legal is pleased to be the sponsor of the Lawyer of the Year Award (more than 5 years’ experience). The winner of […]