HackJustice: UNSW Law Hackathon
UNSW Law Hackathon
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'crazy ideas become reality'

July 20 & 21

HackJustice is Australia's oldest law school hackathon, run by students for students. University students from around the country gather to solve some of the biggest legal issues using the power of technology.


Work to solve key legal issues faced by community legal centres


Bring your ideas to life through technology


Team up with students and professionals of different backgrounds

Freebies & Prizes

Enjoy snacks and collect freebies on your way to the prize pool!

The Problem

The legal industry is changing. Increasing demand and limited resources have created bigger barriers to justice than ever before.

For our community legal centres, this translates to longer hours, less funding and an ever increasing list of clients.

Where is it?

Michael Crouch Innovation Centre, UNSW Sydney NSW 2052 Australia

What's Happening?

Two day schedule, jam-packed with events.

More announcements to follow.


July 20, 10am
Hear the industry's best minds discuss the future of law and what it means for legal education moving forward.

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Let the hack begin

July 20, post launch
Work together with your team to tackle the prescribed problem in any way you see fit.

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Hack Hack Hack

July 21, Around 9am
Keep the ideas coming and we'll keep the food rolling.

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Pitch and Presentation

July 21, 6pm
The time has come to present your solutions to our panel of judges. The possibilities are endless.

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Interested? Let us know so we can confirm your place!

You may or may not receive a cool tshirt

Legal Eagle - You are a legal mind and love the law
Tech Magician - Technology is your weapon
Hustle Hero - You like to get things done
Design Jammer - You make things look and feel good

A space for you to share your thoughts about hackathon or anything technology and law...or both!

Do you agree to our Terms & Conditions & Code of Conduct

Our terms and conditions can be found here

Ts and Cs

In the News

Here's what people have been saying about HackJustice


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Nathan Feiglin, Hacker

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Our Friends

We are a student run initiative, but without our sponsors, HackJustice would only exist within the deep reaches of our mind!


Education Partner

Australia's leading law school, producing the lawyers of tomorrow through a globally relevant legal education

Gilbert and Tobin

Law Partner

Commercial law firm bringing legal practice into the 21st century through the use of innovative methodology across an expanding industry base.

Michael Crouch Innovation Centre

Innovation Partner

An emergent force fostering innovation to create a better world. Building upon best practice internationally, the MCIC serves all faculties, all divisions and the community.