Your donation supports our advocacy for the forests and forest defenders
Lawyers for Forests is an association of legal professionals working towards the protection and conservation of Australia’s remaining native forests.
Lawyers for Forests believes that the industrial scale woodchipping and clear felling of our native forests is a matter of serious public concern. LFF is active on a number of levels to promote awareness of the issue and advocate change.
LFF does this by:
If you are a lawyer or law student and would like to assist us, we encourage you to become a member and join our network of lawyers accepting referrals, volunteer or make a donation to Lawyers for Forests.
In 2008 Lawyers for Forests Inc filed proceedings in the Federal Court against the Environment Minister and Gunns Limited challenging the approval of Gunns’ Bell Bay pulp mill in Tasmania. Read more about this landmark legal battle here.