Upcoming LIV Student Events

The Law Institute of Victoria is hosting some fantastic events in the coming weeks aimed at law students to help students develop their professional skills, provide networking opportunities and present career pathways information. LIV Leading Quill Scholarship The LIV Young Lawyers Section (YLS) in partnership with the College of Law (The College of Law) is offering… Continue reading

Career Pathways Q&A Panel

The DLSS would like to introduce our last careers event of the year, the DLSS Career Pathways Q&A Panel. The Career Pathways Q&A Panel will be running Tuesday 23 September from 6:15-8:30pm at Deakin Prime (Level 3, 550 Burke Street, Melbourne). The DLSS recognizes how difficult the graduate market currently is, and last year we received extremely good… Continue reading


The Deakin Law Students’ Society is calling upon all Deakin law students to consider nominating for a position on the 2015 DLSS Committee. As an elected representative of Deakin law students, it will be your privilege to represent the needs of your fellow students and help the long road to graduation be as rewarding as… Continue reading

Maddocks 2014 Paper & Oral Competitions

This competition involves the submission of a pre-written essay from a previously completed law unit at Deakin University. If competitors are successful in making it through to the final, the written component will be followed by a PowerPoint presentation on the legal issues and arguments explored in their assignment. This is done individually. Workload From… Continue reading

Welcome to the new DLSS website!

Welcome to the new Deakin Law Students’ Society (DLSS) Website. This website is dedicated to you, the law students of Deakin University! Whether you’re a first year, fifth year or somewhere in between…our new website is here to provide you with the most up-to-date and relevant information on everything related to law school job postings,… Continue reading