Associate Professor Chantal Morton

Legal Writing and Academic Skills

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Dr Chantal Morton joined the Melbourne Law School as a Lecturer in January 2012. Chantal develops resources and runs programs with a focus on legal writing and academic skills for students in the Melbourne JD, Melbourne Law Masters and Graduate Research programs at Melbourne Law School.

Areas of interest:

  • Legal Writing and Academic Skills
  • Professionalism and Ethics
  • Law, Gender and Equality
  • Law and Poverty

Other Faculty and University Responsibilities

  • Director of the Ian Malkin Centre for Legal Academic Skills
  • Director of Teaching (2022 first semester)
  • JD Committee
  • MLM Committee
  • Undergraduate Committee
  • MLS Program Heads Group
  • Student Group Representative Council

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member, Legal Writing Institute
  • Member, Global Legal Skills
  • Member, English for Transnational Legal Education and Practice
  • Member, Advisory Board of CPD Interactive

Research Themes