Queensland Law Society

Studying law in Queensland

If you are studying law at university, are a recent law graduate, or are undertaking practical legal training, Queensland Law Society (QLS) can assist in your transition from law student to solicitor.

To help you make important career decisions we provide information about job options available in the profession and explain the requirements and procedures for gaining admission to the Supreme Court of Queensland and a Practising Certificate.

Law students who intend to become solicitors are entitled to complimentary Student Membership, incurring a one-off $20 administration fee (payable with application), with QLS providing you with a wide range of professional, social and community focused benefits, including discounts, resources and opportunities.

Support and opportunities

Law students who intend to become solicitors are entitled to complimentary QLS student membership incurring a one-off $20 administration fee (payable with application), with QLS providing you with a wide range of professional, social and community focused benefits which provides discounts, resources and future career opportunities.

Student Members of QLS have access to a variety of discounts, resources and opportunities.

The QLS Legal Careers Expo, held in March gives you the chance to speak to industry representatives who can answer your questions; learn what this dynamic industry offers; and presentations that will kick-start your career.

Information

Legal graduate employment and vacation clerkship guidelines a structured process for graduate and vacation clerk recruitment.

Become a solicitor understand how to become a solicitor in Queensland, including the required study and training, admission to the Supreme Court of Queensland and obtaining a Practising Certificate from QLS.