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Adelaide Law Intern wins Essay Prize

Over the summer semester Mr Jonathan Brohier undertook a Public Law Internship with the Solicitor-General (SG), Mr Martin Hinton QC as part of his Bachelor of Laws.  During the internship he acted as the SG’s research assistant, drafting preliminary opinions on issues ranging from native title to charitable trusts to the determination of the granting […]

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Irene Watson: SA’s first Aboriginal lawyer welcomes young graduates

A fantastic article has been published on NITV’s website about the career of Irene Watson, the first Aboriginal women to graduate from the University of Adelaide with a Law degree. Irene was recently honoured by the Adelaide Law School with the re launch of the of the Irene Watson Lounge. The article also covers the […]

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Adelaide Law School students work showcased at Space Security Index Working Group in Montreal

The work of Adelaide Law Students Joel Lisk, April Bradey, Tom Skevington, Will Gloster and Soraya Pradhan has been showcased at the 13th Annual Space Security Working Group workshop in Montreal (24-26 May 2016).  The Space Security Index is a joint research project of the Institute of Air and Space Law at McGill University, Project […]

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RUMLAE makes further inroads in Space Law

RUMLAE Directors Associate Professor Dale Stephens and Professor Melissa de Zwart led an Adelaide Law School Mooting team comprising Yvonne Whittaker-Rush and Greg Reynolds to Bangalore, India recently to participate in the 2016 Asia-Pacific Manfred Lachs International Space Law Moot.  The competition drew teams from India, Singapore, Nepal, Indonesia, China and (for the first time) […]

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Stacey Henderson Awarded Hugh Martin Weir Prize

PhD Candidate, Stacey Henderson, has been awarded the Hugh Martin Weir Prize for a paper entitled ‘Children who are DPH: Does the law adequately take the status of child into account…and should it?’.  This paper explores the contemporary challenge of children who are direct participants in hostilities (DPH).  It considers the legal questions of when […]

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Public Lecture ‘Europe’s response to the refugee crisis: legal foundations and political limitations to a fair solution’

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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Enter the Adelaide Law School Photographic Competition – Images of Justice ‘a Portrait’

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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2 May 2016: Re-launch of the Irene Watson Lounge

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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Human Rights Internship: Legal Aid in Timor-Leste by Sara Ucci

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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Adelaide Legal Outreach Service Update

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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