About MLS

MLS 160th Anniversary

2017 marks 160 years of legal education at the University of Melbourne

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Melbourne Law School's vibrant and active community comprises expert and award-winning teaching staff, a strong alumni network, dedicated mentors, visiting scholars from across the globe, leading research centres and institutions, as well as our partner international organisations.

Dean's Welcome

Read the welcome message from Professor Carolyn Evans, Dean of Melbourne Law School and Harrison Moore Professor of Law.


Professor Carolyn Evans
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Learn about Melbourne Law School's structure and governance arrangements.



Melbourne Law School is also a key partner in the School of Government, which provides an interdisciplinary approach to the provision of outstanding teaching and research on issues of critical importance to public policy for Australia and our region.

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