On 2 December 2017, WFC member Tass Liveris was elected as an executive member of the Law Council of Australia. The Law Council is the peak representative body of the Australian legal profession and works for the improvement of the law and the administration of justice. Tass joins the Law Council executive after completing 3 years as president of Law Society NT. Previous representatives on the Law Council executive from the NT are the Hon Justice Southwood and WFC member Duncan McConnel. WFC congratulates Tass on his election.