National compensation company launches new award for law students with a $5000 cash prize

Liam Millner of Australian Accident Helpline. Coined “Australia’s Next Top Lawyer”, the competition is aimed at Australian undergraduates studying law. Set aside is a guaranteed top prize of $5,000 and three undisclosed runner-up prizes. To be in the running, students will need to submit a 3000-word essay on Australian legal history. The topic is: ‘The most important development in Australian legal history.’ Liam Millner, the founder and Managing Director of Australian Accident Helpline, is concerned about the use of technology reducing job opportunities for entry level positions in law firms. He says: “It is worrying that there could be a shortage of good […]