Queensland Law Society

Specialist Accreditation

Areas of Accreditation

All Areas of Accreditation

Queensland Law Society currently recognises 11 areas of specialty.

As a member of the Society, you have the opportunity to gain accreditation in the below specialist areas. Intake for each area of accreditation is offered once every two years.

  • Business law
  • Commercial litigation
  • Criminal law
  • Family law
  • Immigration law
  • Mediation
  • Personal injuries
  • Property law
  • Succession law
  • Taxation law
  • Workplace relations

Further information on the Queensland Law Society Specialist Accreditation Scheme can be found in the Handbook.

Accreditation Programs offered in 2020

  • Criminal Law - applications have now closed
  • Personal injuries - applications have now closed
  • Business Law – deferred
  • Commercial Litigation – deferred
  • Immigration law - Qld practitioners should contact the Law Society of New South Wales for information about their 2020 program
  • Workplace relations – Qld practitioners should contact the Law Institute of Victoria for information about their 2020 program