Membership – Individual Membership

Eligibility

Ordinary Membership of WLASA is open to individuals who meet one of the following criteria:

  • Hold a law degree
  • Studying for a law degree
  • Otherwise eligible to practice law in South Australia

Member Benefits

As an Ordinary Member you are entitled to the following benefits:

  • Membership rates for yourself to all of our events
  • Voting rights at all meetings of members of WLASA
  • The ability to nominate for election on the WLASA Committee
  • Optional inclusion for practising lawyers on the Find a Female Lawyer directory on our website
  • Invitations to attend free-for-members WLASA hosted CPD sessions each year
  • Access to a support network of women lawyers extending beyond the workplace including informal mentoring, career advice and friendship
  • Provision of regular newsletters from our national body, Australian Women Lawyers
  • Regular communication via email and the WLASA Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages
  • Discounts and promotions for services from other like-minded organisations, we will advise you of such promotions by email.

Joining and Renewing

Membership

Ordinary Membership is renewable each financial year and is charged according to the employment circumstances of the individual as follows:

  • $60.00     Waged
  • $30.00     Community Legal Centre & Legal Services Commission employees
  • $30.00     Un-waged

Renewal fees can be paid by EFT.

Both new and existing members must complete a Membership Form when they join or renew each year in addition to paying their membership fees.  A Membership Form can be downloaded here: WLASA_2017-18_Individual Membership Form

Find a Female Lawyer Directory

The Find a Female Lawyer Directory is a searchable database for female lawyers practising in South Australia.

If you would like to appear in the Directory an additional fee of $30.00 per person applies.  Please also return with your Membership Form a completed Areas of Practice Form which can be downloaded here: WLASA_2017-18_Areas of Practice

More Information

Please note that all communication with our members is via e-mail.  Please contact our Treasurer if your contact details change at any time or you have any questions regarding joining or renewing your membership: admin@wlasa.org.au

Follow this link to download an information flyer: WLASA_2017-18_Individual Flyer