Dr Ian Warren appointed Chair of the Barwon Community Legal Service Board
Deakin Criminologist Dr Ian Warren has been appointed Chair the Barwon Community Legal Service Board. Ian has been a member of the Board for two years before taking up the position of Chair.
The Barwon Community Legal Service Centre provides free legal and casework advice on a range of issues, covering the Geelong, Bellarine Peninsula and Greater Otway regions of South Western Victoria. The Centre aims to promote ‘a just society in which all people have equal access to, and status under, the law; and a legal system which is humane, fair and equitable’ and protect the rights of individuals ‘who are disadvantaged in their access to justice’ by promoting law reform.