Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

2021 Mahla Pearlman Oration

10 August 2021 | Virtual Event

The Legal Practice Section of the Law Council of Australia and the Environment and Planning Law Association of New South Wales will be co-hosting the Mahla Pearlman Oration on 10 August 2021. Due to the COVID-19 situation in Sydney, this event is now a virtual event.

The 2021 Oration will be delivered by the Governor of New South Wales, Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC, QC. The Oration will also include the presentation of the Mahla Pearlman Australian Young Environmental Lawyer of the year award for 2021. See more information about the award here.

The Mahla Pearlman Oration and award honour the memory of the late Honourable Mahla Pearlman AO, the former Chief Judge of the Land and Environment Court of New South Wales (1992-2003), and former President of the Law Council of Australia (1989-90).

The annual event is a tribute to Chief Judge Pearlman’s achievements and an inspiration to younger generations of environmental lawyers.

The Oration is a free event, however registration is essential.

The after Oration dinner has been postponed. COVID-19 permitting, the dinner shall be arranged later this year.


Ticket Type Cost
Standard Ticket Free

Registration closes 6 August 2021.


Jessica Morrow
T. 02 6246 3737

Chelsea De Silva 
T. 02 6246 3722


Presented by







Event Details


Standard Ticket Price: Free Register Now!

Read the Law Council's Event Terms and Conditions here.

Please note: The Law Council of Australia's website is not compatible with Internet Explorer, please use an alternative internet browser e.g. Google Chrome or Firefox. Please contact the Law Council of Australia if you continue to experience any difficulties when registering for an event.