News

Eritrean Community Information Forum

Eritrean community members are invited to a community information forum being held the evening of Saturday 20 August 2016.

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High Court challenge to secrecy laws welcomed by lawyers

The Australian Lawyers Alliance has come out in support of the High Court challenge to secrecy laws. Their media release can be viewed here.


2017 Trainee Lawyer

Applications are now open for our 2017 Trainee Lawyer position.

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Doctors for Refugees

The Fitzroy Legal Service is today, 27 July 2016, filing a constitutional challenge in the High Court of Australia on behalf of Doctors for Refugees.

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Queer Women of Comedy Night

Support the work of the Fitzroy Legal Service by attending this fantastic event organised by the Fitzroy Social Club.

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Law Handbook Contributor Michael Clothier

Michael Clothier, long-time contributor to The Law Handbook, has had a long and interesting career. As he starts to wind back the hours he spends in the office, he takes some time to reflect on his career highlights.

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Quarterly News – June 2016

2016 continues to be a busy year for the Fitzroy Legal Service with our upcoming relocation, community engagement, fundraising activities and continued commitment to high quality advocacy and support to our clients.

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National Consumer Fraud Week 2016

National Consumer Fraud Week is taking place this week from 16 May - 22 May. An initiative of the Australasian Consumer Fraud Taskforce (of which Consumer Affairs Victoria is a member), National Consumer Fraud Week raises awareness of scams and provides the community with tips and advice on how to avoid them.

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Law Week 2016 Activities

This year Law Week will be held between 16-22 May. The week long event is presented by the Victoria Law Foundation and provides a number of different events for the community to attend and learn about the law. The event has taken place every May since 1980. This year, Fitzroy Legal Service will be involved in two Law Week activities.

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Othello On Trial

We are supporting three performances of:
OTHELLO ON TRIAL: The Tragedy of Desdemona (the Wife)
at La Mama Courthouse Theatre, May 15, 16 and 17, 8 p.m.

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