The Adelaide Law School invites you to attend a free public lecture presented by Prof. Friedemann Kainer titled ‘Europe’s response to the refugee crisis: legal foundations and political limitations to a fair solution’. Date: Thursday 9 June 2016 Time: 2:00-3:00pm Venue: Level 5, Ligertwood Building.The University of Adelaide North Terrace campus Bookings: Please register your […]

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Last day: Alissa Bishop-Thorpe, Rhiannon Grosse and Lucy Roberts We began the day with a seminar led by expert in Scottish politics, Alan Convery. During the session, Alan gave us interesting insight into the issues that are affecting the current political climate in Scotland. The two  major topics discussed were the rise of the Scottish […]

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The Adelaide Law School in conjunction with primary sponsors Lipman Karas are pleased to invite you to enter the 2016 Images of Justice Photographic Competition.  This year the competition challenges entrants to explore the concept of justice through “a portrait”. The competition brings together students, professional photographers and members of the general public, in the […]

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Stunning English Countryside

The morning started off bright and early, leaving the peacefulness of Cambridge behind to venture out to Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital. Although most were not looking forward to the eight-hour bus ride ahead, it was difficult to resist the scenic views of England’s countryside. To keep ourselves entertained, we took part in voting in our very […]

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Please join the Adelaide Law School for morning tea on Monday, 2 May 2016 to re-launch the Irene Watson Lounge. The guest of honour will be Professor Irene Watson  who will be unveiling a photo to honour this occasion. The Adelaide Law School is proud to announce that 6 of their Aboriginal students will be […]

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Over the summer break I completed a Human Rights Internship in Timor-Leste at the NGO, Asisténsia Legal ba Feto no Labarik (ALFeLa), an organisation that provides legal aid to women and children throughout Timor-Leste. It has been one of the most rewarding subjects I have undertaken while at University. The Human Rights Internship was a […]

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Today’s session began with one of Adelaide University’s Alumni, Dr Stephanie Palmer, who spoke to us at the Institute of Criminology at the University of Cambridge. As a constitutional specialist, Stephanie offered the group an analysis into the interactions between British domestic law and European international organisations. Stephanie’s presentation focused on the British constitution and […]

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Friday 15 and Sunday 17 April – Bec Slimming, Maddie Quinn and Rebecca Mahony On Friday morning we had our last class at King’s College in London. John led us through a discussion of two recent UK Supreme Court cases and watched a recording of a judgment being handed down. After visiting the Supreme Court […]

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The Adelaide Legal Outreach Service (ALOS) commenced the year with a full day of appointments with both existing and new clients. We continue to assist clients in housing matters, and in particular with bond issues. Interestingly, we have seen both landlords and tenants seeking advice. Of particular interest was the assistance provided to a client […]

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Day 3 – Alexandra Papanikolaou, Harris Asimakopoulos and Sarah Paitaridis “Toeing the line with the UK Parliament” A walking tour of the Houses of Parliament at Westminster was the highlight of our day.  Seeing such a detailed structure was fascinating for us all.  We were amazed at the architecture and craned our necks to see […]

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