Friday 17 May 2019

One of the highlights of the NSW Law Calendar, the Golden Gavel competition will return on Friday 17 May 2019.

It’s Gavel time! Join an audience of almost 800 legal professionals from firms across NSW as ten very brave young lawyers fight a war of words and do comedy battle over breakfast for your amusement. Enjoy a laugh or two and cheer on your champion as they compete to take home the coveted golden gavel and a place in the National Competition.

Thinking of Competing?
Applications are now open! Please click here to complete our application form.
Applications will close at 5pm on Friday 5 April 2019.


Hosted by Julian Morrow
From 'The Chaser' and 'The Checkout'

  • Date Friday 17 May 2019
  • Time 7.30am - 9.30am
  • Venue The Westin Sydney, No. 1 Martin Place 


Breakfast and tea/coffee included with all tickets
Individual tickets purchased together will be seated on the same table by default. However, if you do have any seating preferences, please email Whilst we are unable to guarantee requests, we will make every effort to accommodate.

Always a sold-out event, tickets are selling fast. Don't miss out!
For regular updates on the 2019 competition or to view highlights from previous years, please visit our Facebook page.