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Student-run firm plugging gap in Vic legal services market

By Jerome Doraisamy, Lawyers Weekly, 21 May 2018

"Thanks to a group of dedicated law students, regional lawyers in Victoria are able to access summaries of subpoenaed documents, no matter where they are based in the eastern state.

While working as a legal assistant in her hometown of Ballarat, law student Alex Lia noticed that regional-based legal practitioners were having to send staff to Melbourne to look at subpoenaed documents or paying Melbourne-based lawyers to inspect the files.

This realisation inspired Ms Lia — then aged only 19 years old — to found Lexicon Law, a student-run business producing summaries of such documents in Melbourne for family lawyers in more regional locations of Victoria."

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