Events

The Pre-Penultimate Guide is designed to help you through your first few years of law school. With Clerkship and Graduate roles becoming increasingly competitive, the it’s more important than ever for students to take advantage of the early years of their law degree. ...

Firm Spotlight – ABL

Firm Spotlight – ABL

FIRM SPOTLIGHT: MARCH EDITIONArnold Bloch Leibler (ABL) is a premium Australian commercial law firm renowned for advising clients on their most significant legal matters, such as high-stakes transactions, litigation and commercial issues.  Arnold Bloch Leibler was...

Local law student promises she’ll stay up to date this year

Local law student promises she’ll stay up to date this year

KIM KOELMEYER Friends of Carol Huff are not surprised when she rocks up to the Deakin Library and promises she’s finally going to stay up to date with uni.  Carol, now in her fourth year of a Bachelor of Laws, has repeated this promise year after year. Maybe if...

Leo Cussen – PLT Spotlight

Leo Cussen – PLT Spotlight

PLT SPOTLIGHT:OCTOBER EDITIONThe Leo Cussen Centre for Law is a Practical Legal Training (PLT) provider, designed to provide high-quality education and training to legal professionals at all stages of their career. “...we continue to be recognised as a centre of...

R U Okay Day

R U Okay Day

It’s no secret that mental health is a big issue in the legal profession. From the very first day of Law School, we are taught that we are more likely to experience depression and anxiety than the general population. This R U OK Day, let’s start a meaningful dialogue about mental health. You’re not alone so don’t feel afraid to reach out to the person next to you. Sometimes it’s as simple as asking, ‘Are you okay?.

An article by Bek de Keijzer.

PALS Tutor Applications (T2 Exam Sessions)

PALS Tutor Applications (T2 Exam Sessions)

The Deakin Law Student Society are looking for tutors to run Exam Revision Sessions. We would love to hear from you if you have excelled tinction or above) in Constitutional Law, Evidence, Legal Practice and Ethics, Contract Law, Misleading and Economic Torts, Civil Procedure.

Bond University (PLT) – PLT Spotlight

Bond University (PLT) – PLT Spotlight

Bond University is a private not-for-profit university located in the Gold Coast, Queensland. Among a wide range of student offerings, Bond University also offers The Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (GDLP), commonly known as Practical Legal Training (PLT). A PLT is the second step to gaining admission as a legal practitioner.

“Bond University was recently rated 5 stars in the 2019 Good Universities Guide as Australia’s leading university for teaching quality, learner engagement, learning resources, skills development and student support – all of which are reflected in the GDLP.“

Annual General Meeting 2019

Annual General Meeting 2019

The Deakin Law Students’ Society would like to invite you to our Annual General Meeting. This is a chance to hear what the DLSS has achieved in the past year and what is planned for the future.

The AGM will begin promptly at 6pm on September 16 at the Burwood Campus.

Gadens – Firm Spotlight

Gadens – Firm Spotlight

Gadens is a leading, preeminent independent Australian law firm with key practice areas covering Banking & Finance, Corporate Advisory, Disputes & Litigation, Employment Advisory, Family & Relationship Law, Government, Intellectual Property & Technology, Insolvency & Recovery, Property, Construction & Planning, and Tax.

“Our vision is to be a preeminent, independent firm renowned for providing an outstanding client experience, innovative solutions and value. We will be nimble, with committed staff and high performance culture.”