ID: 211047

Volunteer Lawyer

Community Services Regular - less than 6 months Across: Robina QLD, Southport QLD

About this opportunity

My Community Legal (MCL) is searching for community-minded practitioners to give back to the Gold Coast. We are a community legal centre that has been providing free once off legal advice services to the Gold Coast and Southeast Queensland community since 2013.

My Community Legal currently has two services on the Gold Coast.

Service 1: Robina Walk In Advice Service
When: From 6pm until 9pm Thursday evenings. Where: Robina Community Centre Commitment: A minimum of 1 hr of your time, once a month.

Service 2: Southport Service
When: Tuesday (Choose your availability) Where: Remote & 16 Railway Street, Southport Commitment: A minimum of 30min to 1 hr of your time, once a month.

University Clinic Opportunity When: Tuesday Where: Remote & 16 Railway Street, Southport Commitment: 1hr commitment (preferred weekly for 6 weeks per university term)

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Firm & Practitioner advertisement on our referral lists.
  • In-Clinic referral opportunities.
  • Connect and network with likeminded people.
  • Opportunities to create impact remotely.
  • Mentoring the next generation of practitioners.
  • Giving back to the community.
  • CV Diversification Opportunities.
  • Support a decade long initiative to make a difference.

Time Commitment:

We understand that your time is valuable. Our volunteer opportunities are flexible and can be tailored to fit your schedule. Whether you can commit a few hours weekly, fortnightly, or monthly, your contribution will have a meaningful impact.

Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions. We look forward to the possibility of welcoming you as a valuable member of our volunteering team.

Additional requirements

Current Queensland unrestricted Practising Certificate.

Time Required

2-3 hours per week/fortnight/month. See description for more detail.

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Governance, Boards & Committees
  • Mediation & Advocacy
  • Seniors & Aged Care