South-East Monash Legal Service

South-East Monash Legal Service (SMLS) has been running a clinical legal education program in conjunction with Monash University’s Faculty of Law, whereby law students undertake a practical placement at the legal service as part of their undergraduate degree.

Benefits for students:

  • Improved graduate employability driven by the skills and knowledge gained through participation.
  • Providing all students, regardless of social or economic background, with pathways into the legal profession.
  • Increase connection points and enhanced opportunities.
  • Build professional networks.
  • A deeper understanding and appreciation of the law and its application in the community, government and commercial world.
  • Potential to be involved in meaningful and high-profile law reforms.

Visit the South-East Monash Legal Service website