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.
We strive to assist you with becoming a well-balanced student, running workshops and seminars on how to deal with stress and other issues facing students.
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
|20th September||PLT Provider Info Session|
|21 September||Trivia Night|
|22th September||Annual General Meeting|
|9th October||Exams Begin|
Exciting opportunity to study Law electives at Ghent University in Belgium in 2018.
Leo Cussen is holding an info session on the 12th of October.
Applications for the AHRI Work Experience Placement Program are now open
Do not miss out on the opportunity to attend the Women in Prisons panel discussion hosted by Victorian Women Lawyers.
Interested in doing a clerkship at a community legal centre?
The DLSS is proud to present to you our new executive committee for 2017/2018
A limited number of tickets are available for students for the ICJ’s Annual Fundraising Dinner for 2017, with special guest the Honourable Robert French
Attention all Penultimate year students!
Come along to this information session featuring The College of Law and Leo Cussens!
Professor Jenni Lightowlers has recently been announced as the new Dean of Law at Deakin University. An article has been posted on the Deakin Law School Newsroom website detailing her story and vision as the new Dean of Law. We encourage all Law students to have a...
Come along to The Legal Forecast’s discussion tomorrow evening!
PLEA are hosting a Criminal Insight Event with a panel of two criminal prosecutors who will discuss a range of topical issues.
This month’s Firm Spotlight is in Allens.
Here’s an overview of the constitutional changes the DLSS passed at its most recent Special General Meeting
Read more about this month’s Case Space