Queensland Bar ASSOCIATION

The Queensland Bar Association was established in 1903 as the professional body representing the interests of members of the Bar practising in Queensland.

Membership is available to all barristers practising in Queensland, to interstate barristers and to others associated with the legal profession.

australian lawyers for human rights inc

Australian Lawyers for Human Rights Inc was established in 1993. Australian Lawyers for Human Rights is an association of legal professionals active in practising and promoting awareness of international human rights standards in Australia.

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

Amnesty works closely with Indigenous communities and people seeking asylum to fight discrimination, unfair detention and to demand safety and a fair justice system for all. Amnesty also has a very active women’s and LGBTI activist networks campaigning on important gender and sexuality issues. Amnesty puts pressure on the Australian government to adopt laws that respect the human rights of all our citizens and to meet our international human rights obligations.