Better Information Workshop - Plain language

Hear from the foundation’s Executive Director, Joh Kirby, about clear writing and common problems with community legal information. In this presentation, Joh will outline the top 12 common problems with community legal information, as well as provide tips and tricks to improve your writing, and the overall effectiveness of your material.

A lawyer and plain language advocate, Joh Kirby has led the foundation since 2008. Her commitment to improving legal communication has helped establish the foundation in its role as Victoria’s only dedicated community legal education body.

In 2010, Joh was awarded a Churchill Fellowship to investigate best practice in community legal education, and was until recently, President of Clarity – an international association promoting plain legal language

Event information

Joh Kirby - Victoria Law Foundation Executive Director
Event date 
Wednesday 7 Jun 2017 – 9:30 am to 12:15 pm


Victoria Law Foundation
Level 5, 43 Hardware Lane
Melbourne VIC 3000




Victoria Law Foundation
Tel 03 96048100


Bookings essential
This session is now booked out, however, we encourage you to join the wait list.
This page was last updated on May 29, 2017