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Member Benefits Tailored to Retired Lawyers

Maintain your connection to the legal profession by partnering with the LIV. Not only does membership allow you to stay informed of what’s happening in the legal world, it provides chances to engage with industry leaders and opportunities to share your expertise with the next generation of lawyers. Furthermore, it unlocks exclusive members-only privileges and discounts – all keys to a happy and fulfilling retirement.

Critical news and information
Critical News and Information

  • Stay informed of the latest legal updates with the LIV’s members-only daily LawNews email, featuring a curated list of valuable news articles from respected publications such as The Age and AFR.
  • Receive a complimentary subscription to LIV’s award-winning Law Institute Journal and gain access to special features, important news, insights on courts and judgements and information.
  • Unlock exclusive members-only content on the LIV’s website.
  • Join the social media conversation and follow the LIV’s Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook accounts for immediate updates on timely legal topics.

Education, networking and career development
Networking and Connections to the Legal Profession

  • Enjoy opportunities to engage with influential members of the profession, maintain your networks and celebrate achievements through invitations to professional networking and social events, such as the Victorian Legal Awards and complimentary Members Christmas Party.

Wellbeing and personal development
Wellbeing and Personal Development

  • Share your professional experience and knowledge by becoming an LIV mentor.
  • Support your mental wellbeing and take advantage of 24/7 access confidential support and counselling services offered through our member Employee Assistance Program. Services are delivered online, over the phone or face-to-face.

Advocacy and influence
Advocacy and Influence

  • Play a leading role in LIV committees and working groups, to improve outcomes for the legal profession and the wider community.
  • Share your knowledge and expertise by contributing to the LIV’s news channels, such as the Law Institute Journal or LIV website.
  • Present at one of the LIV’s education or professional development programs.

Resources, research and support
Legal Resources, Research and Information

  • Access the LIV Library's extensive resources, books and online legal databases, including HeinOnline, LexisNexis, RED, e-books and AGIS+ Text. 
  • Receive a 10 per cent discount on legal texts, books and forms purchased from the LIV Law Books website and bookshop.


Further Information

If you have any further questions about LIV membership, please contact our membership team at or 03 9607 9470.