We are offering free legal advice

Deakin Law Clinic is a community legal service offering free legal advice, assistance and information to people experiencing disadvantage in their access to justice.

It also aims to educate the broader community in relation to legal rights and justice issues.

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Our services

Civil Law

The Civil Law Practice assists clients with matters such as infringements, debts, neighbourhood disputes, consumer disputes, contract issues, tenancy issues and motor vehicle accidents (not personal injury).

Criminal Law

The Criminal Law Practice provides services to clients who have been charged with summary or indictable offences, and undertakes appeal work in appropriate cases.

Employment law

The Employment Law Practice helps employees, small businesses and other workers navigate the employment law system.

Family law

The Family Law Practice assists clients with matters concerning family violence, marriages, separations and divorce, parenting arrangements and property settlements.

Policy Advocacy

The Policy Advocacy Practice gives students the opportunity to undertake real problem-based projects that address economic and social injustices.

Other Resources

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Please contact us to request an appointment

Email us at law-clinic@deakin.edu.au, call 03 9244 3000 (Melbourne) / 03 5227 8563 (Geelong)
or send us a message by clicking the button below.

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