Reflections

Gabriella Coote

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Summer 2017

I completed my Aurora Internship at Campbell Law in Adelaide, South Australia. This has certainly been one of the highlights of my recently completed law degree. I have a more realistic understanding of native title law thanks to my internship at Campbell Law.

Wendy Jollands

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Summer 2017

 I graduated in law a while ago and have been out of the profession for some time. I applied to the Aurora Internship Program because of a long held belief in social justice and with a hope it would be an opportunity to re-acquaint myself with the legal profession.

Leah Lillingston

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Summer 2017

My second placement was with Barrister Andrew Collett in my hometown of Adelaide.  For the first three weeks of my placement I was predominately assisting Andrew with his final submissions for the Goolarabooloo native title claim.

Henry Koehne

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Winter 2016

It would not come to the surprise of most that the higgidy-jarble of a lawyer’s yarble can be confusing and unkind.

Philippa Jones

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Winter 2016

We all know practical experience is an important addition to a law degree, in particular for those of us wanting to practice law.

Matilda Hurst

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Summer 2016

Just after completing my Bachelor’s degree in Justice and Society from Flinders University I was a graduate in limbo.

Timisha Ward

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Winter 2015

In my penultimate year of study, I applied to undertake a native title focussed internship as part of the Aurora Internship Program.

Ceilia Divakaran

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Barristers/Legal Firms
Location: 
Adelaide
Round: 
Winter 2015

My hunger to become immersed in the coalface of the law found me in this most eclectic of working environments; contemplating legal principles, defending the rights and interests of the first Australians, recollecting Maralinga and the A bomb tests whilst punctuated by rainy day music in the back