The Government Law Committee exists to support and equip government lawyers and private practitioners working in the area of government law, at both a Commonwealth and Territory level. The committee provides a platform for members to discuss relevant issues, develop guidance and resources, and organise further training for lawyers operating in this space.

You can contact the committee directly through the Law Society's Committee Administrator on


  • Sarah Byrne (Chair)
  • Genevieve Butler
  • Athena Cains
  • Elizabeth Carroll
  • Taryn Donohue
  • Brian Kildea
  • Holly Matley
  • Kathleen Mccarron
  • Sanaz Mirzabegian
  • Rebekha Pattison
  • Adam Peppinck
  • Christine Plevey
  • Alyssa Royters
  • Mark Smith
  • Angus Tye
  • Masothy Yin

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