2019 Australian Young Lawyer Award Announced
The Bar Association congratulates Mr Reimen Hii on winning the 2019 Australian Young Lawyer Award.
The Australian Young Lawyer Awards are conducted annually by the Law Council of Australia's Young Lawyers' Committee and recognise excellence in young lawyers and young lawyer organisations.
Mr Hii was called to the Bar on 23 November 2017, and has been recognised for his contribution to the legal profession through pro bono, access to justice and diversity advocacy.
Reimen Hii is co-founder of the Queensland branch of the Asian Australian Lawyers Association, a national non-profit organisation promoting cultural diversity in the legal profession. He has also spearheaded a range of initiatives to support junior and culturally and linguistically diverse members of the profession, promoting cultural and gender diversity and awareness in the profession and judiciary.