Elizabeth Needham has been elected as President of the The Law Society of Western Australia until December 31, 2015. She had served as Acting President since the resignation of Matthew Keogh in the month of August. Ms Needham is a barrister practising from Francis Burt Chambers. She specialises in the areas of family, crime, human rights and administrative law.
Alain Musikanth will now assume the position of Senior Vice President, Hayley Cormann will move to the position of Vice President and Marie Botsisto the position of Treasurer until 31 December 2015.