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2020 LIV Council Elections

Nominations are open until 5pm, Wednesday 7 October.

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Find support to start and manage a law practice and learn key techniques for running a successful business.

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Understand your professional conduct obligations and find support to resolve ethical dilemmas in your practice.

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Browse the full list of resources designed to help you manage your practice successfully and ethically.

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Ethics & Practice Support

You're never alone with LIV support lines and services. Call for prompt assistance Monday to Friday, 9am and 5pm to obtain expert, confidential assistance resolving a range of ethics and legal practice concerns.

Access additional information, guidelines and resources available to help manage your legal practice, undestand your ethical obligations or browse the full list of support services available.

Ethics Support Line

Call the ethics support line to receive assistance understanding your ethics obligations.

T: 03 9607 9336

Practice Support

Call the practice support line to receive guidance on a range of concerns including: starting, managing and closing a legal practice; Legal Profession Uniform Law requirements; and, day-to-day practice issues.

T: 03 9607 9378

Costing Service

LIV Costs Lawyers is an independent department of the Law Institute of Victoria with extensive experience in all aspects of legal costs. Our comprehensive legal costs services remove the burden of day-to-day costs-related concerns, allowing you to concentrate on your clients and new projects.

T: 03 9607 9403

Compliance

For information on CPD compliance requirements click here, or call for assistance.

T: 03 9607 9328

Trust Accounting

Information on handling trust money and operating trust accounts, dealing with external examinations or audits, maintaining relevant forms and AUSTRAC compliance obligations.

T: 03 9607 9514

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  • 2020 Council Elections Nominations Are Open

    Are you looking to make a contribution to the legal profession? Help shape the future of the profession and its members by standing for election. Nominations close 5pm, Wednesday 7 October 2020.

    Wed 07 Oct - 05:00 PM
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  • LIV Member Employee Assistance Program

    24/7 support and counselling provided to LIV Members by Converge International. Call 1300 687 327 for confidential advice.



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  • Find Your Lawyer Referral Service

    The Find Your Lawyer service averages 3500 phone and online requests per month and is a great way to build your client base. Referrals are supplied by area of law, geographic location and preferred language to ensure client-practice compatibility.



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    Become part of a community of more than 18,500 members.

    Support your career in law with connections, resources and education while driving excellence in the profession.

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  • COVID-19 Information for the legal profession

    The LIV is committed to supporting our staff, members and the legal profession during these uncertain times. Click above for regular updates on the actions we are taking, practice contingency planning, information from the courts and other important advice.



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