Graduation Celebratory Drinks were held on Wednesday 11th September in the Adelaide Law School Library. Congratulations and best wishes to all of our graduating students.
On Saturday, we hosted the Adelaide Law School High School Mooting Competition. The Law School was buzzing with enthusiasm from those students who took part. Their oral and written advocacy was of an exceptional standard. Thank you to Melissa de Zwart, Will Snow and Sally Heidenreich for judging the Grand Final. Our congratulations go to […]
We are very proud to announce the opening of a new free legal advice service in Adelaide. The Administrative Appeals Tribunal Legal Advice Service joins our four other Law School legal services, with final year law students in the Clinical Legal Education Program providing legal advice in Centrelink cases (including Robodebt and Disabiity Support). […]
Congratulations to the Adelaide Law School-mentored team which has won the 2019 Disrupting Law Hackathon (SA)!
Disrupting Law is a legal startup competition/hackathon for university students organised by The Legal Forecast students from law, business and technology. Uni SA hosted the South Australian leg of the competition over the weekend of 10-11 August. The event saw students split into teams and partner with academic and industry mentors to develop innovative solutions to current […]
The Law Reform class plays a major role in supporting the work of the South Australian Law Reform Institute. During the year, students select a research topic linked to the present or potential work of SALRI. Previous classes have worked on such diverse topics as discrimination law, equal opportunity, intestacy, succession, family inheritance, police powers […]
On Wednesday 21 August, Adelaide Law School hosted the Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG, retired Justice of the High Court of Australia. He generously shared his time with our students, giving a lecture to our first-year class, and working with smaller groups of students including those serving as Student Editors of the Adelaide Law Review […]
Throughout the year Clinical Legal Education students placed at the Equal Opportunity Commission Legal Advice Service work with solicitor Skye Schunke to provide legal advice and support to people with discrimination complaints in SA. We are delighted to partner with Equality Lawyers’ Natalie Wade, a graduate of Adelaide Law School. Equality Lawyers provides specialised legal […]
This semester 4 students enrolled in Clinical Legal Education are working on a submission to amend the SA Pastoral Lands Act. In addition to providing thousands of hours of free legal support and advice to hundreds of South Australians every year, the CLE program gives students an opportunity to work on law reform issues of […]
Adelaide Law School’s free legal advice service ALOS assisted its 100th client for 2019 this week. Located at Westcare Centre in Adelaide CBD, ALOS provides legal advice and support to clients who can’t afford to pay a lawyer, in areas as diverse as criminal, family, housing, probate, and debt. Final year law students Miranda Traeger, […]
Last night, the Adelaide Law School hosted an impressive Panel of Experts, comprising the Honourable Geoff Mueke, Cornelia Koch, Dr David Plater and Dr Beth Nosworthy, and facilitated by Dr Gabrielle Golding. In conjunction with LETASA, the panel engaged in a Q&A session to assist year 12 students in preparing for their Legal Studies Inquiry. […]