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Your Guide to Surviving Regional and Suburban Young Lawyers Week 2013

12 Sep 2013

The start of September means many exciting things are upon us – warm weather, the AFL finals, the Spring Racing Carnival and…Regional & Suburban Young Lawyers Week! Yes, the week of 1 – 6 October 2013 is getting closer, and Young Lawyers throughout Victoria are preparing for what is sure to be an action packed week of fun and excitement.

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Where to now for legal aid?

05 Sep 2013

In the final week of a long election campaign, our efforts to increase funding for legal aid moved up a gear, with the LIV releasing information obtained under Freedom of Information laws on the predicted impacts of the changes to Victoria Legal Aid’s eligibility guidelines. I went on Jon Faine’s program on Monday morning to discuss its significance.

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5 minutes with this year’s Rising Star

05 Sep 2013

"I’m probably a bit of an unusual ‘rising star’ because I’m a 36 year old mum who works part-time. Before I was a lawyer I had a career in marketing, PR, communications and events."

 

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Debating our legal future and celebrating our best

30 Aug 2013

This week I attended the Australian Financial Review’s Great Legal Debate in Sydney, where Federal Attorney General Mark Dreyfus MP QC and Senator George Brandis QC went head to head to discuss their vision as "First Law Officer" if their party forms government.

 

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10 tips to climb the legal career ladder

29 Aug 2013

Aged  just 27, Nunzio Tartaglia was promoted to partner at Melbourne law firm, Nowicki Carbone, proof, he says that law firms do reward those who work hard.  Here, three years later, Nunzio shares some his advice on how to climb the legal career ladder.

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Parole on parole?

23 Aug 2013

In light of the recent and tragic deaths of Jill Meagher, Sarah Cafferkey, Sharon Sierman and too many others, the community has a legitimate interest in the re-calibration of risk in Victoria’s parole system.

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An open letter to the legal profession

22 Aug 2013

I have a growing sense of dread that our legal system is going to a place it won’t return from; where only those that can afford, get.

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Groth & Banks – Single Mums and Sperm Donor Dads

16 Aug 2013

In Vitro Fertilisation (‘IVF’) clinics across Victoria may have to re-evaluate the information they provide their single mother clients after the recent decision of Groth v Banks [2013] FamCA 430.

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Maintaining Melbourne as a centre of litigation excellence

15 Aug 2013

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, the Honourable Marilyn Warren AC, has described Melbourne as a “centre for litigation excellence”.

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Do this year's competitors have what it takes?

08 Aug 2013

In this week’s blog the Young Lawyers’ Section is proud to present the competitors for this year’s Victorian Golden Gavel Competition to be held on Thursday, 22 August. To whet your appetite, check out some snippets from our competitors’ witty bios!

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“It’s time” for leadership on access to justice

08 Aug 2013

It’s time for the political parties to start demonstrating true leadership when it comes to access to justice.

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Breaking down barriers

01 Aug 2013

Graeme Innes is no stranger to discrimination – and not just in his capacity as Australia’s Disability Discrimination Commissioner. In a past interview with the Law Institute Journal, he revealed that a career adviser had told him 30 years ago to put away his books and weave baskets.
 

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LIV CEO shares his top tips for surviving a career in law

01 Aug 2013

When you’ve built a career in law spanning almost 40 years, you learn a thing or two about what it takes to survive. YLS Manager, Cassandra Piacentini sat down this week with LIV CEO, Michael Brett Young, to talk about his experiences in practice and his top tips for surviving a career in the law.

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Compassion lost at sea

25 Jul 2013

My mother was just four when she boarded a ship bound for Australia. She was a Jewish girl born in Paris after her parents fled Poland, in the midst of a Europe still grappling with the aftermath of the Holocaust and World War II.

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10 tips for preparing seasonal clerkship and traineeship applications

25 Jul 2013

Applications for Seasonal Clerkships and Traineeships have now opened pursuant to the 2013 LIV Traineeship & Seasonal Clerkship Guidelines.

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