ATSIWLS Volunteering Opportunity

ATSIWLS is the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Women’s Legal & Advocacy Service, a community legal centre based in Milton that provides free legal advice, information, assistance, and referrals to support Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander women in Queensland. ATSIWLS provide a broad range of legal advice and assistance in Family Law, Domestic Violence and Child Protection, Debt Matters, Wills and Estates, Discrimination, Victims Assist, Tenancy and some Employment Matters.

2013 Open Competitions Sign-Ups Open

Sign-ups for the first three open competitions are now open. The competitions are as follows, and will begin their preliminary rounds in week 3, with finals in weeks 6 and 7:


Clayton Utz Open Negotiation
The College of Law Open Witness Examination
DLA Piper International Humanitarian Law Moot


This year, each competition's preliminary rounds will be held on a specific day of the week. For Negotiation this is Monday, for Wit Ex it is Tuesday, and for the IHL Moot it is Thursday.


Clayton Utz Vacation Clerk Program

Clayton Utz would like you all to know that applications for the Clayton Utz Vacation Clerk Program open at 9.00 am on Monday, 25 February 2013 via their website at 

National Access to Justice Student Facebook Competition

The Social Media Department at the Law Institute of Victoria is currently running a National Facebook Competition which ALL law students (LLB and JD) across Australia are eligible to enter. As a result of the competition, 25 law students will be selected to attend the National conference and participate in various events. Competition winners will have the opportunity to attend the 2013 Conference on 20 – 22 March 2013 as part of a sponsored Student Delegation.

Meet the Profession 2013

Registration is now open for the Griffith Law School's 2013 Meet The Profession annual networking event on Thursday 7 March at 6pm.

This year the keynote speaker will be The Honourable Kevin Rudd MP who will address the topic: 'Globalisation and its implications for law schools and lawyers'.

Venue: QCA Gallery, S05, Griffith University Southbank campus.

Cost $20

Registrations close on 27 February, however numbers are strictly limited so we would advise you to register early.

Register and pay online:

Griffith Law School Legal Clerkship Preparation Seminars

Resumes: Wednesday 27 February 2013 11am - 12pm Venue: N16_0.06 

Covering letters: Tuesday 5 March 2013 12pm - 1pm Venue: N76_1.02/03 (campus heart)


Applications for legal clerkships open on Monday 25 February 2013 and close on Monday 18 March 2013. If you are applying for clerkships this year be prepared. Come along and make sure your application will be one of the chosen ones!


Semester 1 Clinic Program - Some Spaces still available


Clinic Program – Griffith Law School

One week to go – some clinic spaces still available!

A number of places are available in the following Semester 1 clinic courses:


5022LAW Legal Clinic – run with Caxton Legal Centre


ALSA Conference 2014 Directors' Positions



The Australian Law Students Association (ALSA) Conference is coming to Brisbane in 2014, and now is your opportunity to be part of the Conference team!

The Conference is an annual event that hosts the national competition finals (ie mooting, client interviewing, negotiation etc), education forums and workshops, and as always, stellar social events for all delegates.

Part Time Receptionist / Secretary / Law Clerk - Brisbane CBD

“RECEPTIONIST / SECRETARY / LAW CLERK position available in small firm near the CBD.
• Part-time position available.
• 2 to 3 days a week.
• Remuneration is at award rates.
• Commencing in mid January 2013
• Would prefer applicants to have completed at least one year of a law degree.
• Terms flexible, enquiries welcome.

Please send cover letter and resume to -

Annette Bradfield
Fox Bradfield Lawyers
PO Box 3078
South Brisbane BC Q 4101
5/17 Peel Street, South Brisbane Q 4101


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