awards

President's Medal

The President’s Medal is an annual award that recognises significant personal and professional contributions to the betterment of law and justice in the community by an ACT solicitor and member of the ACT Law Society.

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ACT Young Lawyer of the Year

The ACT Law Society’s Young Lawyer Award was established to promote professional and community involvement of the Territory’s young lawyers and to recognise the efforts of the young lawyers in the legal profession and in activities beyond core employment duties.

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Government Law Award

The Government Law Award was established to provide local recognition, including at a senior level, of the outstanding achievements of practitioners working in or for government.

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The ACT Golden Gavel

Each year, young lawyers test their public speaking skills and comedic genius at Golden Gavel competitions across the country. The winners of each State and Territory competition then face off at the National Golden Gavel.

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40 years service

The Law Society recognises the contribution of Canberra members who have practised for forty-plus years.

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Prizes for Academic Excellence

The ACT Law Society funds prizes at the University of Canberra and the Australian National University.

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Sporting trophies

The ACT Law Society organises several sporting events for members and guests, including an annual golf day, and the Law Week Soccer.

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