Legal glossary

Explain complicated legal terms in plain language

Legal glossary

Developed in consultation with lawyers and law dictionary editors our legal glossary explains more than 450 legal terms in plain language.

Lawyers can use the glossary to help clients. Legal organisations are also welcome to republish it on websites and in publications. We just ask that you include the following attribution: Developed by Victoria Law Foundation.
This page was last updated on November 22, 2016