Student Legal Clinic

Student Legal Services

The Student Legal Services Clinic provides free confidential legal advice to current students of the University of Wollongong (UOW). The service is provided by Carter and Ferguson Solicitors. Appointments are conducted at Carter Ferguson solicitors Wollongong office conveniently located at 1/81 market Street Wollongong.

The Student Legal Services Clinic encourages and supports students in solving their own legal problems. We aim to provide assistance to as many students as possible. Ongoing assistance in individual cases or court representation will not be provided however appropriate referrals will be offered where required.

The Student Legal Services Clinic provides preliminary advice in relation to the following areas of law:

  • Residential tenancy
  • Intellectual Property
  • Victims of crime
  • Criminal law in relation to summary offences
  • Family law
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Basic Wills, Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardianship
  • Employment law
  • Consumer issues
  • Access to information
  • Neighbourhood disputes

The Student Legal Services Clinic does not provide advice in relation to the following areas of law:

  • Student v Student
  • Student v UOW
  • Student v other UOW controlled companies or organisations
  • Immigration
  • Taxation
  • Accounting
  • Financial Advice
  • Conveyances
  • Personal injury 

Disclaimer

The Student Legal Services Clinic website contains general information only. This information is not a substitute for obtaining legal advice. The Student Legal Services Clinic does not accept liability for any action taken based on information contained on this site or for any loss suffered as a result of reliance on information contained on this site. If you would like legal advice regarding a specific problem, please contact the Student Legal Services Clinic.

Contact Us

1/81 Market St
Wollongong
E: uowclinic@cflegal.com.au
P: (02) 4225 1990

Please note: Appointments are made by submitting an application form found on the make an appointment page.

Make an Appointment

Appointments are free and absolutely confidential. To organise an appointment, see the make an appointment page.

 

Student Services & Amenities Fee funded