First ACT Aboriginal Magistrate appointed

WCHM was pleased to hear that Ms Louise Taylor, currently the deputy chief executive of the ACT Legal Aid Commission, has been appointed as Magistrate in the Magistrates Court. With her experience as a criminal lawyer, a prosecutor in the offices of both the Commonwealth and the ACT Directorates of Public Prosecutions and as head of the criminal law practice of the ACT Legal Aid Commission, as well as roles in the community sector, Louise will bring much needed lived experience to the role.

Read the RiotACT article regarding Ms. Taylor’s appointment.