In conversation with

Shane Fitzsimmons
Commissioner for Resilience NSW


Join LSJ journalist and presenter Kate Allman as she sits down for an authentic chat with the Commissioner of Resilience NSW, Shane Fitzsimmons.

In this interview with the former head of the Rural Fire Service (RFS), Shane opens up about his personal experiences of resilience and shares what it means for the legal profession. The conversation will feature important lessons on mental health and leadership, learned through Shane's current role as Commissioner of Resilience NSW, his leadership through the Black Summer of bushfires, as well as 35 years in the RFS. 


Shane FitzsimmonsShane Fitzsimmons AFSM | Read bio
Commissioner of Resilience NSW


Kate AllmanKate Allman | Read bio
J Kate Allman, Associate Editor, Law Society Journal


Format: On-demand webcast
Recorded: 13 October 2021
CPD: 1 unit, self-allocated
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