Top benefits for student associate members
A diverse and engaged community of graduates, young lawyers and new practitioners awaits.
NSW Young Lawyers (NSWYL) is the largest body of young and newly-practising lawyers and law students in Australia. With more than 50 years of experience and expertise to support practitioners in the early stages of their career, discovering all that NSWYL offers is a must for young (under 36) and newly-practising (first five years) Law Society members. Begin your journey with the Law Society today and be the voice for young lawyers in NSW.
NSWYL has 15 committees, each dedicated to developing policy and advocating in a particular practice area. It also has a special committee of law student societies with representatives from all universities. The success of NSWYL is contingent on the passion, initiative and commitment of its volunteer committees.
Events and resources
The organisation delivers an exciting calendar of events for members and the wider community. NSWYL has a range of professional projects including submissions to government, creating practitioner’s guides and other publications, and facilitating public forums and pro bono activities.
NSWYL provides members with the perfect platform to extend their network, expand their leadership opportunities, and contribute to the profession. It also offers the fundamental support needed to advance your professional development.
For all your clerkship and graduate job offerings, LegalVitae connects students with employers from around NSW taking the stress out of trying to remember which firms are advertising and when.
Be the first to know about Law Society and NSW Young Lawyers events, such as the Golden Gavel, Young Professionals Charity Ball, and a wide range of wellbeing, thought leadership and networking events.
Your Law Society membership unlocks online content, resources and discounts. This includes a wide range of practice resources, career advice and publications.
It’s never to early to get started on your professional education. Impress your potential employers and sharpen your CV with LawInform. Our CPD program is one of the largest in Australia and Law Society members receive up to a 30 per cent discount on all courses (excluding the Practice Management Course).
Use your membership to unlock an exclusive and extensive range of discounts and upgrades via our Member Connexions and Practice Connexions program. The wide variety of lifestyle and business products and services on offer, including F45 and Bupa, has something for everyone (terms and conditions apply).