The O Shaped Junior Lawyer Group
Are you familiar with Slack?
Blue Ocean Law Group℠ have a Slack Channel for use by our Volunteer Virtual Interns/PLT Students.
There are many other interesting groups of lawyers + technologists + creatives collaborating using Slack.
Some of the Slack Groups we are a member of are listed here so you can ask him to organise an invite if you are interested:
🔗 Blockchain for Law;
🔗 Accord Project;
👨🎨 Visual Contracts;
👨💻 Legal Hackers;
🗺 Legal Transformers.
⚖️ Lexon Risk Updates; Follow Lexon on LinkedIn;
⚖️ LawCover scroll down on home page to “Receive our Communications” to subscribe;
⚖️ Practising Law;
⚖️ Tips for Lawyers; and
⚖️ Reddit r/auslaw ➲ Casual discussions of Australian law + Legal Resources Megathread.
⚖️ Australian Computers and the Law (currently free to join);
⚖️ City of Sydney Law Society (if applicable: not sure whether there is a student membership);
⚖️ Digital Law Association (new - under assessment);
⚖️ NSW Young Lawyers Committees (if applicable: Litigation, Animal Law, etc.); and
⚖️ Australian Lawyers’ Alliance.
Note: This FAQ is a work in progress.
Please check back from time to time to review this FAQ for updated information.
We welcome your suggestions for additional useful resources + groups we can recommend to law students / junior lawyers.
This FAQ was created by James D. Ford GAICD | Principal Solicitor, Blue Ocean Law Group℠.
This FAQ is intended for general interest + information only.
It is not legal advice, nor should it be relied upon or used as such.
We recommend you always consult a lawyer for legal advice specifically tailored to your needs & circumstances.