Crown Solicitor's Office


Christmas Closedown 25 Dec 2017 to 5 Jan 2018

The CSO will be closed from Monday 25 December 2017 to Friday 5 January 2018 (inclusive), in line with the Premier's Memorandum Christmas Closedown 2016-2018.

During the closedown period, please take note of the following:

Urgent matters: for urgent matters, contact Naomi Malhotra, A/Crown Solicitor at

Instructions: instructions can be emailed to or faxed to 9224 5011

Client reports: client reports will resume in February 2018 (unless otherwise agreed under a tender panel arrangement). If you require a client report in January, please email

Reception/switchboard: CSO reception and switchboard will operate 9am to 5pm on normal business days during the closedown period.

2018 Graduate Solicitor Program​

Are you a law graduate with impeccable academic track-record and an interest in working on matters of immense public significance?

Applications are now open for our 2018 graduate solicitor program.  The advertisement has been posted to Read more...

Client Centre

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> Client newsletters
> eBulletins​
> Seminar papers
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About us

The Crown Solicitor provides legal services to the State Government of NSW and the other entities defined in s. 44 of the Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014

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Seminars and webinars

The Crown Solicitor's Office hosts monthly seminars for all NSW government client agencies and their staff.

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Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding career in public sector law? Look no further! Current vacancies

​Common​ t​​opics

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Instructing the Crown Solicitor

If you represent a body for whom the Crown Solicitor can act and would like to instruct the Crown Solicitor in a legal matter, please follow these simple guidelines.

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Specialised training

​​The Crown Solicitor’s Office provides introductory and advanced specialised training in the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 and Privacy.

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Client benefits

Clients of the Crown Solicitor's Office receive complimentary benefits.