Who we are
The Deakin Law Students' Society (DLSS) is the peak representative body for all Deakin law students, with the objective of assisting students with their educational, career, social and wellbeing needs.
When you become a member of the Deakin Law Students’ Society not only do you join a great community of law students, but you also get invitations to all our social events including the First Year Law Camp, get access to various career-based initiatives as well as many other benefits!
King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) is a multinational law firm headquartered in Hong Kong. Its Melbourne office practices in Banking and Finance, Dispute Resolution, Mergers and Acquisitions, Projects and Real Estate and Taxation, with sub teams including Competition, Technology, Media, Entertainment and Telecommunications.
The Deakin Law Students’ Society invite you to attend our annual King & Wood Mallesons Deakin Moot Semi-Final.
This competition will take place over 2 days.
Whether you are a seasoned competitor or you are just starting out this is a great opportunity to watch some highly skilled teams battle it out for a spot in the final! You might even learn a thing or two!
The 8th of March 2019 marks the 110th celebration of International Women’s Day, with this years theme being #BalanceforBetter – encouraging us all to strive for a gender-balanced world in the classroom, in the workplace, in the media, in sport and everywhere in between!
Your first week on uni can be hard! Not only because of the high volume of works that gets thrown at you but also because you are in a brand new environment without your friends around you who have been there for years!
We want to make this transition for you as easy as possible! So this Friday after your First Year Crash Course we invite you to join us at the First Year BBQ proudly sponsored by The College of Law!
Your first day of law starts on Monday! If your nerves are starting to kick in don’t fear! We have the perfect remedy!
To help prepare you for life at law school, the Deakin Law Students’ Society (DLSS), together with William Roberts Lawyers, is running the annual First Year Crash Course.
Registration has now CLOSED. Our moot guide is still available within.
To all competitors, best of luck!
Welcome one and all to our Law Camp held EXCLUSIVELY for our first year Law Students. Join us for a three day all inclusive event for the price of $150. Thats right, all inclusive. But for those who need to brush up on that definition, that includes: transport to and from the camp, two nights accomodation, alcohol, DJ sets, two massive parties and activities throughout the day (+ more).
Mental Health & Wellbeing
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.
Social Justice and Equity
Our Social Justice & Equity portfolio is responsible for hosting a range of seminars and producing various publications on social justice issues within an Australian legal context..