Some legal 'information' from social media or even friends can be unreliable or incorrect. Please ensure you are getting legal information and advice from a Victorian Community Legal Centre, a registered Victorian law firm, or a from a lawyer with experience in Victorian law, and with knowledge of Victorian protest-related charges and offences.

Supportive Legal Firms

Melbourne Activist Legal Support (MALS) does not necessarily endorse any specific legal service, but below are several which have useful resources or have proven experience in assisting community activists or campaigns.

Robinson Gill Lawyers

Level 40, 140 William Street, Melbourne
Phone: 1800 745 342
E-mail: [email protected]


Flemmington & Kensington Community Legal Centre

22 Bellair Street, Kensington
Phone: (03) 9376 4355
Fax: (03) 9376 4529
E-mail: [email protected]


Stary Norton Halphen Lawyers

Level 12, 460 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Phone: (03) 8622 8200
Fax: (03) 9670 8923


Maurice Blackburn Lawyers

Level 21, 380 La Trobe Street, Melbourne
Phone: 1800 309 443
Fax: (03) 9258 9600


Niagara Lane Chambers

29 Niagara Lane, Melbourne
Mobile: 0400 896 532
Fax: (03) 9914 2777
E-mail: [email protected]

Fitzroy Legal Service

124 Johnston St, Fitzroy
Phone: (03) 9419 3744
Fax: (03) 9416 1124
E-mail: [email protected]


Slater & Gordon Lawyers

485 La Trobe St, Melbourne
Phone: 1800 444 141


Not on this list?

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