Ms Jo Milne

Director - Flinders Legal Advice Clinic

College of Business, Government and Law

+61 8 82012461
place Law & Commerce Building
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Jo is a Senior Lecturer and the Director of the award-winning Flinders Legal Advice Clinic where she is also a supervising solicitor. The clinic is a Flinders Law service providing free legal advice to the community while providing clinical legal education to law students. She has been with the Clinic since July 2013.

She was a guest lecturer for the Masters of Psychology (Forensic) at the University of South Australia and has also taught in the Tort Law course at Flinders University.

Upon her admission as a lawyer in 1985 Jo worked in private legal practice initially in a country legal practice and later in both suburban and city legal practices. She has also worked briefly as a Deputy Registrar of the Family Court of Australia and for six years as Senior In-House Counsel with a large non-Government education body.

Qualifications

LLB (Adel), GDLP (SAIT)

Candidate for Master of Laws - Experiential Learning & Teaching (Charles University)

Jo is admitted as a barrister and solicitor in the Supreme Court of South Australia and the High Court of Australia and holds a current unrestricted practicing certificate.

Honours, awards and grants

2016: Australian Awards for University Teaching: Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning - $10,000 Prize [Team award - Flinders Legal Advice Clinic - 'For creating inspirational and transformative clinical legal education that motivates students to develop an ethical professional identity, while acquiring high quality practical skills'

2016-2018: Team member, Flinders Legal Advice Clinic, Law Foundation Grant $100,000
2013-2015: Team member, Flinders Legal Advice Clinic, Law Foundation Grant $100,000

2014: Vice Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Flinders University - $5,000 Prize [Team award - Flinders Legal Advice Clinic]
2014: Flinders University, 'Embedding Transition Pedagogy and Principles across First Year Curriculum Grants’ - $4,000 grant [Team grant - Flinders Legal Advice Clinic]
2014: Education, Humanities and Law Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, Flinders University [Team award - Flinders Legal Advice Clinic] - $3,000 prize

Key responsibilities

Supervising Solicitor, Flinders Legal Advice Clinic

Director, Flinders Legal Advice Clinic

Research interests

Clinical Legal Education

Professional resilience

Teaching interests

Clinical Legal Education

Publications

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