Connecting Lawyer Mums: Community Connect
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20 October 2023

Network and Connect at our Community Connect 20 October 2023 5:30pm

Join Us for an Unforgettable Evening of Connection and Inspiration

Connecting Lawyer Mums is excited to announce Community Connect, an inclusive law event in Sydney. We invite you to meet our incredible co-hosts, engage with inspirational speakers, and form lasting connections with like-minded lawyers and professionals.

This event sets the stage for our grand event – Leap of Faith – happening in February 2024 in Sydney. As the prelude to the upcoming main event for lawyers, Community Connect is all about encouraging your personal and professional growth in a supportive and empowering environment. An intimate and interactive fireside chat and Q & A. Your chance to truly get to know some of our esteemed speakers and partake in an open conversation.


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  • professional (or barristers’) skills (1 point); and


Consider this Your Official Invitation!

Here’s What to Expect at our Community Connect

  • Engaging and Informative Speakers

Our carefully selected speakers are eager to share their insights, experiences, and knowledge on taking a leap of faith in life, careers, and business. This is an opportunity to gain valuable perspectives and practical tips on balancing being a working professional and a mother.

  • Meet and Greet with Inspiring Role-Models

Outside of their inspiring talks, you’ll get the chance to connect with our co-hosts, speakers, fellow members, and sponsors. It’s an event for all lawyers dedicated to networking, and you’re on the guest list!

  • Champagne, Cocktails and Grazing Boards

A night like this wouldn’t be complete without an incredible selection of champagne, cocktails and grazing boards. This is your excuse to savour on delicious flavours while engaging in meaningful conversations.

  • Interactive Q&A Session

Before the event, we encourage you to think about your burning questions related to navigating the legal world and life (including parenting or families). This interactive session will leave you feeling inspired and empowered as you share insights and learn from other’s experiences.

  • Support Women in Need

A substantial portion of proceeds will be donated to Success Works, to support their mission to create a world where women who have been impacted by the justice system face ZERO discrimination in recruitment and employment.

Join us on the 20th of October 2023 in Sydney

Canva Offices

110 Kippax Street, Surry Hills, NSW

The event starts at 5:30pm.


Introducing Our Line-Up of Speakers

Inspirational Leaders in Law

Our speakers have some sensational topics and information you’ll want to hear!

  • Larisa Behrendt OA, Indigenous human rights leader, legal academic, writer and film maker.
  • Sarah Davidson – Seize the Yay
  • Eleni Psillakis – Success Works
  • Perpetua Kish – Balance Family Law and Connecting Lawyer Mums
  • Lauren Cassimatis – Gallant Law and Connecting Lawyer Mums
  • Stefanie Costi – Lawyer and Journalist

These powerful and inspiring women will be sharing with us the challenges and conflicts of work and personal life and the power of trusting yourself.


Community Connect – A Preview of What’s to Come

Take a Sneak Peek into our grand 2024 event, Leap of Faith

This law event in Sydney offers a powerful preview of our grand event, Leap of Faith, happening on 9 February 2024 at 6pm. Community Connect is an inclusive gathering that invites you to immerse yourself in the atmosphere, energy, and anticipation of what lies ahead.

At our lawyer networking event, your evening will include an empowering atmosphere where ambitions are celebrated, doubts are dissolved, and connections flourish. So, grab a drink, indulge in our delicious grazing boards, mingle with fellow professionals, and let the conversations (and champagne…) flow!

Why Attend Community Connect?

Connect, Be Inspired, and Empower Your Personal and Professional Growth

At Community Connect, you’ll have the chance to connect with like-minded lawyers and professionals who truly understand the unique challenges of balancing life, parenthood and a legal career.

Throughout this inclusive event for lawyers, you’ll find an opportunity to expand your professional network and form meaningful relationships that can propel you forward. By engaging in thought-provoking discussions with our speakers, you’ll gain fresh insights into overcoming obstacles, embracing change, and unlocking your full potential as a lawyer and in life, generally.

Connecting Lawyer Mums is a movement that empowers parents and lawyers to achieve their personal and professional goals. We’re all about breaking through the barriers that hold you back by offering tangible tools and lucrative lessons to enhance your skills, confidence, and emotional well-being – whether as a parent, lawyer or a working professional.

Community Connect is where you’ll find lawyers enhancing their skills, boosting their confidence, and empowering each other to achieve their goals. Secure your spot and take the next step in empowering your personal and professional life.



Claim Your Seat at Our Community Connect Law Event in Sydney

Join Our Inspiring Evening Designed To Ignite Your Passion And Potential

Community Connect is an inclusive event for all lawyers and professionals who are passionate about connecting, growing, and supporting one another. There are only a limited number of tickets available, so don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to connect, learn, and grow. We look forward to welcoming you to this sensational event!

Let’s raise a glass, celebrate our accomplishments, and connect on a deeper level. Spots are limited, so act quick – this is the lawyer networking event you won’t want to miss!

Purchase ticket now!