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Monthly Archives: March 2016

Undertaking an Aurora Internship by William Scobie

Over the summer period of 2015/2016, I undertook a legal internship through the Aurora Internship Program. Aurora is an organisation that aims to strengthen Indigenous organisations and facilitate internship experience in the Indigenous legal, anthropological and social-science sectors. Their internship program affords students and graduates opportunities to work within an organisation and gain practical experience. […]

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Alumni in Focus: Leah Marrone

Leah Marrone Degree(s): BA (2004), Dip Lang (2004), LLB (2007) 1. Why did you choose the University of Adelaide to study? The reputation of the University in quality and campus atmosphere, there was no question; I wanted to study at Adelaide. 2. What were the best parts of your degree at the University of Adelaide? […]

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Farewell and Congratulations to Professor John Williams, 29th Dean of the Adelaide Law School.

On 24 February 2016, members of the Adelaide Law School community gathered to farewell Professor John Williams, Dean of the Adelaide Law School from 2011 until 2016, who leaves to take up the Pro Vice-Chancellorship (Research Operations) of the University of Adelaide.  John leaves behind a truly colossal legacy as a scholar, a colleague, and […]

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Message from Dr Suzanne Le Mire, Dean of Law

I am delighted to step into the role of Dean of Law. The Law School is the flagship professional school at the University of Adelaide. I firmly believe what we do here, not least in educating the lawyers and policy makers of the future, but also in shaping the world around us, matters. I had […]

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New Dean, New Judge Welcome New Students

As a new academic year commences, the Adelaide Law School welcomes a new group of students. During Orientation Week, Justice Sam Doyle of the Supreme Court of South Australia – a graduate of the Adelaide Law School – spoke to the first year students about his experiences as a law student and life in the […]

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Senate Inquiry misses opportunity to consider connection between ADF Mental Health and Criminal offending

For the last decade and a half, the Australian Defence Force (ADF) has been in almost constant deployment in overseas military operations, including peacekeeping and humanitarian missions, and combat operations. ADF members are undertaking longer and more frequent periods on service overseas, and increasing their risk of experiencing mental health problems. After two delays, the […]

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Major Arbitration Award Winner – Jerome Squires

Jerome Squires, a former student of the Adelaide Law School, is the winner of a prestigious essay prize this year. As part of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators commitment to global scholarship, students and lawyers of less than 5 years standing were invited to write an essay on whether or not international commercial courts represent […]

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Dean of Law – Associate Professor Suzanne Le Mire

The Adelaide Law School is delighted to announce that Associate Professor Suzanne Le Mire has taken up the offer of Dean of Law until the end of January 2017. Associate Professor Le Mire is eminently qualified to lead the Adelaide Law School this year.   After practising at Piper Alderman in Adelaide, Associate Professor Le Mire moved to […]

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Dean of Law’s Fund Reaches a Milestone!

When the Dean of the Adelaide Law School, Professor John Williams first conceived the idea of creating a fund to assist financially strained undergraduate law students in 2012, he was unsure of the prospects of making it a reality. After three years of promotion, cultivation and solicitation he has successfully reached the target of $100,000, […]

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Indigenous Student Study Tour: Being Indigenous in a Global World

In September and October 2015, 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander law and humanities students under the supervision of Associate Professor Alex Reilly visited four Universities in New Zealand and Canada to learn from and share with Maori and Canadian First Nations students and academics. The trip confronted students with the deeply personal question of […]

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