Why work at the VGSO?

VGSO offers solicitors an excellent opportunity to work across a diverse range of challenging and thought-provoking advice and litigation matters.

The application process

The information below will assist you with preparing an application for positions with the VGSO, including information on the recruitment process and how to complete the Application Form.

Graduate Program

The role of a Law Graduate with the VGSO is wonderfully diverse, constantly challenging and extremely interesting. As a Law Graduate, you will gain exposure to various facets of the legal system, with three-month rotations through four of our seven legal Branches: Public Law & Planning, Regulation, Administrative and Disciplinary Law, Commercial, Property & Technology, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Victoria Police, Workplace Relations & Occupational Safety and Royal Commissions and Inquiries.

Seasonal clerkship program

The Victorian Government Solicitor's Office will once again be offering a Seasonal Clerkship Program. The Seasonal Clerkship Program offers a unique opportunity to explore the VGSO's collegiate culture, gain insight into the professional responsibilities of a government lawyer, meet our talented and highly motivated people, and gain practical legal experience.

Indigenous traineeship program

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Legal support at the VGSO

Our Legal Support staff are valued and essential members of the team who play a vital role in delivering service excellence to our clients.

Benefits & entitlements

Staff are offered a range of entitlements and benefits. These include:

Who to contact

Contact the People and Culture team for information on Current Opportunities, our application process and Traineeship and Clerkship Programs.