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Mediation, Meeting & Function Facilities available for hire (special rates apply for members).

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For 160 years, the LIV has proudly supported the legal profession in Victoria. With more than 19,500 members, it is the state's peak legal body.

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In the heart of Melbourne's legal precinct

The LIV can be found at 140 William Street, Melbourne.

On Level 13 members and visitors will find state-of-the-art facilities, including:

  • Reception
  • Law Books bookshop
  • The LIV library
  • Members’ lounge
  • Quiet work areas
  • Meeting, mediation, seminar and function facilities (click here for information on our facilities and catering options)

Lawyers from the Melbourne area, as well as lawyers visiting from further afield, are welcome to utilise the LIV members floor, which frequently serves as an office away from home for LIV members. 

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  • LIV Meeting & Function Facilities

    Situated in the heart of Melbourne’s legal precinct on the corner of William and Bourke Streets, the LIV has flexible and stylishly-appointed, state-of-the-art facilities that are available to hire for meetings, mediations and catered corporate functions.

    Level 13, 140 William Street, Melbourne

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I access member facilities?

    Member facilities are located on level 13, 140 William Street. Please inquire with reception for assistance with the services available to you, such as mediation and meeting rooms, the LIV library and the Law Books bookshop.

  • Are rooms available for meetings?

    Yes, our members' floor is equipped with state-of-the-art rooms that are suitable for a variety of purposes including meetings, seminars, functions and mediation. Catering can be arranged upon request. For details and bookings click here.

  • Where can I find the legal bookshop?

    The LIV Law Books bookshop has moved to 140 William Street and is located on the members' floor on level 13. You can expect the same availability of key texts and legal forms that you've become accustomed to, both in the new shop and online at Law Books.

  • Where can I find the LIV Library?

    The LIV Library research and archive service has moved with us to 140 William Street and is located on the members floor on level 13. The on-site library will continue to be augmented by online resources, including Lexis Red and CCHeBooks. The library is available to LIV members. Non-members who work in the legal profession may obtain access through reception.