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Law is failing women – Report of the National Attrition and Re-engagment Study released.

Date: 21 March 2014

A landmark study by the Law Council of Australia has found that women face significant levels of discrimination, with one of the study’s key figures telling Lawyers Weekly the profession is a “men’s only club”.

The National Attrition and ­Re-­engagement Study (NARS), commissoned by the Law Council of Australia in 2013, surveyed 4­000 people, representing almost one in 10 members of the legal profession. The 150 page report, released on 14 March 2014, revealed some disturbing findings.

You can read more at the website of the Trailblazing Women and the Law Project.

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