MEDIA AND AWARDS

Awards

Lord Mayor’s Commendations 2016 – Managing Partner, Sarah Rey, received a bronze commendation from the Melbourne Lord Mayor.  The Lord Mayor’s Commendations acknowledge and celebrate the long-term commitment of independent small business proprietors in the City of Melbourne.

Sir Ken Robinson Award for Workplace Flexibility at AHRI’s 2014 Inclusion and Diversity Awards – the award was given in recognition of Justitia’s unique workplace flexibility model.

Law Firm of the Year Award – in 2013 Justitia was named the Law Firm of the Year by the Law Institute of Victoria.

Articles of Interest by Justitia

Australian Financial Review – ‘Fattism – A Legal Risk at Work’ published 2013 – Laura Douglas & Mary-Jane Ierodiaconou

Australian Financial Review – ‘New Racism is Insidious, Unconscious and Needs Tackling’ published 2013 – Laura Douglas & Mary-Jane Ierodiaconou

Law Institute Journal – ‘Keying in Trouble: Social Media and Sexual Harassment’ published 2012 – Laura Douglas

The Age Online – ‘Unfriendly Fire: Pitfalls of Posts on Facebook’ Published 2011 – Laura Douglas

The Age Online – ‘Communicate to Avoid Workers’ Fret of Looming Job Cuts’ 2008 – Magda Marciniak & Sarah Rey

Recent Conferences and Papers

Breakthrough Conference 2016 – ‘Gender Balance at Work – Unconscious Bias’ presented by Laura Douglas, 25 November 2016.

ALLA Conference 2016 – ‘Credibility Assessments in Workplace Investigations’ presented by Laura Douglas, 4 November 2016

LIV Workplace Relations Conference 2016 – ‘Navigating Pregnancy, Parental Leave and Return to Work’ presented by Sarah Rey & Angela Stoler, 28 October 2016.

TEN – First Annual Disability and Regulatory Conference 2016 – ‘Disability at Work – Legal Obligations with Practical Outcomes’ presented by Magda Marciniak, 28 October 2016.

National Family Law Conference 2016 – ‘Protecting the Mental Health of Lawyers – Best Practice for Law Firms’ presented by Sarah Rey, 20 October 2016.

Legal Wise School Education Conference 2016 – ‘Managing Teaching Staff Who Return From Leave, Maternity Leave and Extended Leave’ presented by Sarah Rey, 16 June 2016.

TEN – Third Annual Melbourne Wills & Estates Conference 2016 – ‘Lawyer Burn Out – Prevention & Cure’ presented by Sarah Rey, 11 March 2016.

AHRI Inclusion and Diversity Conference 2015 – ‘Workforce Flexibility’ presented by Laura Douglas, 18 May 2015.

TEN – Third Annual Charities & Non For Profit Tax & Regulatory Conference 2015 – ‘Human Resource Management in the Not For Profit Sector’ presented by Sarah Rey, 7 May 2015.

Legal Wise School Education Conference 2014 – ‘Managing Conflict’ presented by Sarah Rey, 26 November 2014.

Justitia in the News

New organisation to offer lawyers vast opportunities‘ – Lawyers Weekly, 9 November 2016

Mentoring fosters confidence for women in law‘ – Lawyers Weekly, 2 June 2016.

Most co-workers don’t mind being Facebook friends‘ – Financial Review, 19 November 2014.

Justitia becomes first law firm to win flexibility award‘ – Lawyers Weekly, 14 November 2014.