Challenges and opportunities for Indigenous lawyers amid COVID-19

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Last updated: April 29, 2021

With NAIDOC Week drawing to a close and the pandemic ongoing, it is incumbent upon Australian legal professionals to recognise the existing and emerging issues facing Indigenous practitioners, particularly women, and find meaningful ways to achieve progress.

The theme for this year’s NAIDOC Week is ‘Always Was, Always Will Be’, giving Australians across the spectrum the opportunity to reflect on the lives and cultures that make up our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population.

LOD's own Anita Thompson was interviewed by Jerome Doraisamy, a senior writer for Lawyer's Weekly on the challenges and opportunities for Indigenous lawyers amid COVID-19.

Read the article from Lawyer's Weekly here.