Diversity & Inclusion Committee

Chair - Kate Eastman SC

The primary role of the Diversity & Inclusion Committee is to ensure that diversity and inclusion remain priority considerations for the Australian Bar Association (ABA) and to provide the necessary information for this to occur.

The Committee will provide advice to the President, the Executive, the Council or CEO in relation to their areas of expertise and responsibility.


Kate Eastman SC (NSW) - Chair 

Elspeth Hensler (WA) - Deputy Chair

Sandra Taglieri SC (Tas) - Deputy Chair

Kavita Balendra (NSW)

Liam Burrow (Qld)

Kylie Hillard (Qld)

Juliet Lucy (NSW)

Georgia McMaster (NT) 

Kirsty Stewart (SA) 

Tiffany Wong (NSW)

Chris McDermott (Vic)

Dr Juliet Behrens (ACT Bar)