Our Mission

The Society’s mission is to enhance existing links between the legal professions of Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom by providing a forum for discussion of issues of mutual interest and by hosting regular social events.The AALS was established in 1998 as a non-profit association with chapters in London and Australia. The UK Chapter incorporated in 2014 as Anglo-Australasian Lawyers Society Limited, a private company limited by guarantee. The UK Chapter maintains strong links with other chapters of the Society based in Sydney and Melbourne.

Our principal objectives

  • to preserve and promote the existing good relations between members of the legal profession in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom
  • to preserve and enhance the rule of law in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom
  • to promote the exchange of information and knowledge between members of the legal profession
  • to provide social and academic functions for members

AALS Chapters

The AALS has chapters in the UK (London) and in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne and Perth), each chapter holding a regular calendar of events.

Visit the Australian Chapters