WHAT WE DO
The Deakin Law Students Society (DLSS) is the oldest student society and one of the largest student societies at Deakin University. The DLSS is the peak representative body for law students at Deakin University and here to represent your interests.
We are a student-run organisation dedicated to assisting all Deakin law students to make the most of their time at university. We pride ourselves on the ability to provide relevantand interesting information to students. Our seven portfolios provide a broad range of services, from helping you to achieve your dream job to hosting exciting social events throughout the year.
The DLSS runs multiple competitions each year that allow students to put their legal theory to practice
We run a variety of non-commercial law related events to cater towards students interested in areas such as family law, criminal law and social justice.
With a range of events and publications the DLSS aims to asssist students intending to work in commercial law
We run a series of seminars and educational programs aimed to benefit law students from all year levels.
Throughout they year you will get the opportunity to attend a variety of parties to meet other students, all in the lead up to our prestegious law ball.
We run numerous publications throughout the year to ensure Deakin law students stay informed and up to date with all things DLSS-related
DLSS UPCOMING EVENTS
|29th March||Deakin Moot Semi Final|
|30 March||DLSS Gravity X Yoga Workshop|
|5th April||Social Justice Oration with Julian Burnside|
|6th April||Deakin Moot Final|
|7th April||Junior Moot Semi Final|
|20 April||Junior Moot Final|
|4th May||DLSS Paint Party|
Register now for this upcoming LIV Young Lawyers Event
In this How to Law Blog, Director of Competitions, Chris Storton talks about the importance of mooting.
In this How to Law Blog, Kallin Efremidis gives some quick tips on how to stay happy and healthy at law school
Applications are now open for students to apply for the Business Law Section Baxt Prize
Familiarise yourself with the LIV Seasonal Clerkship & Traineeship Guidelines in preparation for applying for clerkships
Register now for the Allens Linklaters Clerkship Roadshow!
We’re looking for a passionate Deakin law student with an interest in finance to join our committee as a Finance Officer!
This month, meet our Director of Activities, Nick McConville and Director of Industry Careers, Joseph Braverman.
In this How to Law Blog, Emma Halliday gives her top ten tips for studying.
Familiarise yourself with these great tips to reaching success this year!
Leading up to International Women’s Day, we take a look back at the evolution of women’s rights in Australia for this month’s Legal Insight
Hayley Pope is a lawyer with Cbus Superannuation Fund.
Read Ati’s study abroad story here!
The PALS timetable has been released for Trimester 1.
Register now for LIV’s next event!