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We are recruiting!

PLEA is recruiting for volunteers in our programs in the community across Melbourne, and for prisons and youth justice centres in Melbourne and Geelong. If you’re a law student with a passion for social justice and availability to deliver sessions … Continue reading

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PLEA Insights: Wage Theft

With increasing instances of vulnerable workers (including migrant workers, backpackers, retail and hospitality workers) being denied work entitlements, there have been calls to create a criminal offence to combat crippling underpayments and denials of entitlements. Join our panel of employment … Continue reading

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PLEA Insights: Lawyer X

PLEA invites you to the first legal insight event of 2019 covering the controversial topic of LAWYER X A police informer and defence lawyer representing gangland figures in Melbourne, Lawyer X/Informer 3838’s pseudonym has rippled through the legal community, and people … Continue reading

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We are recruiting!

PLEA is currently recruiting senior and junior volunteer presenters for positions at prisons and justice centres across Melbourne and Geelong. Apply today Applicants must be studying law and available to present three-four sessions per month and attend training and ongoing … Continue reading

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Insights: Technology & New Law

New technology is rapidly changing the face of law. From new spheres of jurisprudence to how public and clients interface with and seek out legal advice. This presentation explore the opportunities and challenges navigating a legal career will have as … Continue reading

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Cocktail evening

COME ONE … COME ALL … ! Supporters and volunteers are invited to celebrate the start of another incredible year at the PLEA cocktail evening! Tickets are only $30 with all proceeds go to supporting the incredible work of PLEA … Continue reading

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