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The following information is updated regularly as the School of Law is notified of new opportunities. If you are looking for a job or a Professional Experience placement, please ensure you visit this page.
There are some excellent professional experience opportunities available as part of MLL351 Law Clinic. We are now accepting applications for Trimester 2 and Trimester 3, 2014 (T1 is FULL).
Apply as soon as you are able as places are competitive and strictly limited.
Please note once your application is accepted, you MUST be available to attend a compulsory morning Induction Session in Burwood to be eligible to enrol into MLL351 Law Clinic.
Law Clinic Induction dates
Exciting New Internship & Volunteer Opportunities for 2014
Please vist the NGOabroad website.
Please send your completed Questionnaire and resume to: info@NGOabroad.com
These are volunteer opportunities. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Harwood Andrews Lawyers is passionate, energetic and committed to its values of excellence, client dedication, talent and community connection. Our lawyers are committed to providing the best solutions for our clients. We strive to gain a true understanding of our client's needs and this understanding promotes long-standing relationships. We are committed to the success of our people and our clients and this in turn delivers the success of our business
We provide legal advice in a broad range of areas including-
We foster a supportive and collaborative environment where our specialists are willing to share their skills, knowledge and experience. We are committed to providing personal and professional development and by mentoring our staff we empower them to achieve their best.
Harwood Andrews Lawyers currently has in place a partnership with Deakin University, where we offer a two year internship to Law students in Geelong. The selected student will gain experience within our Business and Dispute Resolution practice areas. Examples of the types of work which might be undertaken are -
Students would be required to-
Remuneration will be paid and the program will also count towards the 30 day professional work experience requirement for the Deakin University Law degree.
You will find more information about Harwood Andrews lawyers at www.harwoodandrews.com.au.
Please provide a cover letter, current CV and Academic qualifications to email@example.com by January 13, 2014.
Commencement date will be mid-March, 2014.
Maloney Anderson is a progressive legal practice servicing North West Victoria and Western New South Wales.
We provide a diverse range of legal services to an extensive client base. Our firm currently comprises three principals, six solicitors and 19 staff members.
Maloney Anderson is looking for graduates interested in pursuing a career in:
Those expressing their interest should be prepared to move to regional Victoria, should be well-organised, highly motivated and wish to have a broader exposure to either of these areas of law. Excellent career growth and prospects await you.
Please address all enquiries, large or small by 15 November 2013 to:
0419 514 647
*Ongoing vacancies throughout 2013
The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) provides Victorians with a low cost, accessible, efficient and independent tribunal to deliver high quality dispute resolution.
Comprising of three areas:
VCAT is established under the Victorianl Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 1998 and has been operating since 1 July 1998, amalgamating 15 boards and tribunals to offer a 'one-stop shop' deailing with a range of disputes.
How to apply: Your application must include:
Email your application to Nick Tsirakidis, Manager, Learning & Development, Corporate Services.
Further information: Visit the VCAT website.
Reprieve Australia is an Australian not-for-profit organisation that works against the death penalty. It helps provide legal and humanitarian assistance to those facing the death penalty, to advocate agains the death penalty and to raise awareness about human rights.
Reprieve Australia is seeking volunteers to be placed in the southern United States for a period of 3 months to help provide legal representation and humanitarian assistance to those facing the death penalty. Over the last 11 years, Reprieve has sent more than 70 volunteers to nine offices in six US states.
Further information: To find out more about the volunteer program and how to apply, visit Reprieve Australia website.
International Internships is an organisation which offers students access to internship opportunities in India (Mumbai), China (Beijing) and Indonesia (Yogyakarta).
The programs enable students to do an internship in their chosen field of study and therefore gain invaluable professional experience to add to the resume, as well as a deeper cultural understanding of the country where you work. International Internships is currently offering some positions that are particularly suited to law students.
India: A placement for a Legal Intern is available at Nishith Desai Associates, a well regarded law firm in Mumbai.
Indonesia: A placement for a Legal Aid assistant is available at Legal Aid Indonesia (Lembaga Bantuan Hukum)
Visit International Internships for all opportunities and how to apply.
Further information: Contact Jack McNaught. (Jack is a Deakin University lecturer and also works for International Internships.)
Please note: You may eligible for a Deakin grant of $1,000 to help cover the costs.
From time to time there are opportunities for students to do unpaid Professional Experience at Asia Pacific Lawyers in Collins St, Melbourne.
To apply: To express your interest for future vacancies please e-mail your resume to Queenie at Asia Pacific Lawyers.