A law degree with a conscience
You want to stand up for what’s just. And forge a career as a world-class legal professional. Law at Western embraces the fundamental concepts of justice.
At its heart, it’s about a fair go for all. Our courses are a unique alternative to more traditional law schools, with community law activities that give you real-world experience.Access the fourth largest e-law library in NSW.
Develop your skills in our moot courts. Connect with a network of pre-eminent, respected professionals.
Work with our Parramatta Community Justice Clinic, providing a much-needed community service. Get on-the-ground experience of legal drafting, court advocacy, client advising, oral communication, negotiation and mediation.
Find out how good it feels to use your knowledge to benefit society.
And if you want to take your existing legal career to the next level, Western offers a range of postgraduate courses such as a Master of Laws (International Governance), Master of Information Governance, and our Graduate Diploma in Australian Migration Law which has accreditation from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (2018 onwards).
Among our alumni are leading barristers and solicitors from many of Australia’s best law firms, and human rights advocates like Deng Adut. Take your place beside them.
Fight for community justice through the Pro Bono Students Australia program. Experience providing real legal advice to real people at Western’s Parramatta Community Justice Clinic.
University Law Library
Access to the fourth largest e-law library in NSW, with over 50,000 titles and links to international resources.
Learn how to successfully present a case in a moot court setting at our Campbelltown and Parramatta campuses. Get practical experience. Be prepared to step into any legal environment you choose.