Director of BTLawyers, Kerrie Jackson has been included on the 2021 Women’s Law Association Queensland (WLAQ) list of women who have inspired others.
To celebrate International Women’s Day WLAQ publish their annual “Inspo List” acknowledging those women who are recognised as inspiring others and influencers within the Queensland law profession.
Catherine Cheek, WLAQ President says, “We are proud that our lives have been touched by the women on this 2021 list of inspirational women. It is up to us all to choose to challenge situations which, in the past have not been equitable.”.
BTLawyers has a proud history of leading by example when it comes to diversity and inclusion in the legal and business communities. BTLawyers has a progressive mindset and supports many initiatives that focus on community, social-inclusion, diversity and gender equality.
Kerrie commented, “I’m delighted to have been included in the 2021 WLAQ Inspo List. I appreciate the recognition from my peers. I am fortunate to be surrounded by brilliant and bold women in my firm and in our industry, as we face the challenge of the work that is still to be done.”
As a Director and Principal, Kerrie actively leads the Firms’ initiatives relating to diversity, anti-discrimination legislation, harassment, bullying, inclusion, sustainability and unconscious bias.
This week’s announcement follows BTLawyers award for Diversity & Inclusion– small legal practice, by the Queensland Law Society (QLS) in 2019
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