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Australian Women Lawyers held it's National Conference on 28 August 2020, via webinar. The free conference, themed 2020 Visision - In Focus, featured prominent women in the law including Nyadol Nyuon, Kate Jenkins, Pauline Wright and the Honourable Diana Bryant. Speakers addressed a range of issues including: intersectional law reform women in the criminal justice system careers - seizing the opportunities now available; and sexual harassment law reform The conference, which sold out its 1,000 available tickets, was a huge success, and receieved considerable coverage including: Lawyers Weekly's article on Noor Blumer's account of sexual harassment Lawyers Weekly's article on the impact of climate change and social issues on female lawyers Lawyers Weekly's article on the justice system's biases of female offenders the Sydney Morning Herald's article on our sexual harassment panel Thank you to all that attended, and we look forward to returning to in person events soon!...