Ms Turtley-Chappel was presented with the award by the Attorney-General, the Hon. John Quigley MLA, at the recent Law Society Gala dinner.
The award recognises private lawyers on Legal Aid WA's panels who have made an exceptional contribution in assisting disadvantaged people. Ms Turtley-Chappel is renowned for her professionalism, compassion and cultural sensitivity in providing assistance, and is highly regarded by the judiciary, her peers and her clients.
Legal Aid WA congratulates and thanks her for her commitment and contribution to seeking equal access to justice for all West Australians.
The Attorney-General has released this media statement regarding the Community Service Law Awards for 2022.