Helping Victorians understand the law

Legal drama unfolding in the United States around US President Donald Trump’s bid to restrict immigration prompted retired High Court Chief Justice Robert French to make pointed comments about the importance of respect for the law while speaking at this year's Law Oration.
Robert French AC at Victoria Law Foundation's Law Oration
Victoria Law Foundation is pleased to have once again hosted this year's Legal Laneway Breakfast. This year around 550 members of the legal fraternity mingled in Hardware Lane to welcome the opening of the legal year.
Victoria's Attorney-General The Honourable Martin Pakula MP at Legal Laneway Breakfast 2017, Victoria Law Foundation
The foundation was established in 1967, and since 1969 has been working to improve Victorians' understanding of the law and their legal system.
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Law Help Guide 2017 cover
New edition

A guide to help Victorians find the right help for their problem. It covers Ombudsmen, free or low-cost legal services and private lawyers.

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His Honour Judge Ian Gray, State Coroner, Coroners Court of Victoria
Through the hard work of Victoria Law Foundation’s dedicated team, Law Week has grown into a major program in the annual legal calendar.
Former State Coroner, Coroners Court of Victoria
His Honour Judge Ian Gray