09 May

New Chair of Legal Aid Board Announced

On 4 May 2017, Queensland’s Attorney-General announced the appointment of  Retired Justice Margaret McMurdo as the new Chair of the Legal Aid Board of Queensland.

Justice McMurdo retired as a President of the Court of Appeal in March this year.  Her Honour was first appointed in January 1991 and  was appointed President of the Court of Appeal in 1998.

Her Honours appointment is welcomed by members of the legal profession.

If you need financial assistance for a legal matter you may be entitled to legal aid (provided you meet their criteria).

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