2024 Law Society President Elected

2024 Law Society President Elected

Wednesday, 11 October 2023

Paula Wilkinson has been declared to be elected as the Law Society of Western Australia’s President for 2024. Ms Wilkinson is the Law Society’s current Senior Vice President and will begin her term as President on 1 January 2024.

Ms Wilkinson said, “I am delighted and honoured to be elected as President of the Law Society. I aim to diligently represent the interests of the Membership to the best of my ability, and hope to continue contributing to the work the Society does both for the benefit of the legal profession and the broader community.”

Law Society President Ante Golem said, “I congratulate Paula on her appointment as the 2024 President of the Law Society. She has shown great commitment and has made a valuable contribution to the Law Society, having served on the Law Society’s Council for a number of years before becoming the Junior Vice President/Treasurer in 2022 and Senior Vice President in 2023. I look forward to working with the newly constituted Council and Executive in 2024 as Immediate Past President.”

Ms Wilkinson is a founding member of Kim Wilson & Co and an Accredited Family Law Specialist (NSW). She is also a member of the Law Society Accreditation Committee and the Professional Indemnity Insurance Management Committee.

Mr Gary Mack and Judy McLean were declared to be elected as the two Vice Presidents for 2024.

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