Membership is determined in accordance to the Legal Practitioners Act 1981.

The presiding member of the LPEAC is the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.. 

The Attorney-General and Law Society appoint their representatives to the Chief Justice (CJ does not invite renewal of their membership directly)

Title Name
The Honourable The Chief Justice (Presiding Member)
The Honourable The Attorney General Mr Sam Abbott QC – AG’s Deputy
3 years appointed by Chief Justice The Honourable Justice Kevin Nicholson
3 years appointed by Chief Justice The Honourable Justice Greg Parker
3 years appointed by Chief Justice The Honourable Justice Tony Besanko
Dean of Law, University of Adelaide Professor Melissa de Zwart
Dean of Law, Flinders University Associate Professor Tania Leiman
Dean of Law, University of South Australia Professor Vicki Waye
Presiding member of the Board of Examiners Her Honour Judge K Bochner
Flinders University - Student Representative Mr Patrick Schaefer
3 years appointed by the Attorney-General Mr Nicholas Iles
3 years appointed by Law Society Ms Rosalind Burke
3 years appointed by Law Society Mr Jon Clarke
3 years appointed by Law Society Mr Stephen McDonald
3 years appointed by Law Society Ms Norma Nemer

 

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