Young Lawyers


GLA members under the age of 35 or who have been in practise for less than five years may choose to have their name added to the Young Lawyers' database. Membership of the Young Lawyers section is free for eligible GLA members.


The Young Lawyers section holds and promotes a number of events throughout the year for its section members.


Young Lawyers Wine Tour (13 October 2018)
Bookings essential. Bus departs Geelong Law Courts car park 10:30am sharp

Recent events

Young Lawyers Intro Night (9 March 2018)
Edge Geelong from 5:30pm.

Young Lawyers Wine Tour (14 October 2017)
Basil's farm and other surprise destinations

Young Lawyers Little Creatures Brewery Event (26 May 2017)
Little Creatures

Young Lawyers Meet and Greet (Friday 3 March 2017)
The Edge

Barefoot Bowls and BBQ (9 October 2016)
Torquay Bowls Club

Mid-year drinks (11 August 2016)
The Geelong Cellar Door

Geelong Young Lawyers Meet & Greet 2016 (18 March 2016)
The Edge, Geelong Waterfront

Winery Tour (10 October 2015)
Bellarine Peninsula

Drinks and nibbles (24 July 2015)
The City Quarter, Cunningham Pier



Judicial mentoring program 2017

The LIV has several places available in its Judicial Mentoring Program which provides an opportunity for Geelong Young Lawyers to be mentored by a local magistrate.

The guidelines for the program can be found here and the application for mentors here. More information about the Judicial Mentoring Program can be found here
Applications have been extended to COB Monday 20 March 2017. If you have any questions regarding this program please email



Geelong Waterfront

Geelong Waterfront