Legal Office

The SOG legal office is part of the Studenten Organisatie Groningen. We give free law advice to students. Besides that, individuals can come to the law office with all their questions as well.

The legal office consist of eight advanced law students from the University of Groningen. We have consultation hours every Wednesday afternoon from 15:00 till 17:00. Besides that, you can always contact us via email or via the contact form. You can find the contact details below on. Right now it is unfortunately not possible to physically go to the legal office. Due to the COVID-19 virus, there has been decided to close the office for as long as it seems to be necessary.

Click here to go to the site of the SOG Legal Office!

The legal office is connected to the foundation of the point of support for arbitration costs Groningen. This is a cooperation between the Groninger Studentenbond, the advice bureau for room owners and the legal office of the SOG. This point of support helps individuals who undeserved have payed arbitration costs that were too high when they signed their rental contract.

Did you pay arbitration costs for your room or apartment and want more information about the point of support or help with asking these costs back? Then click here.

Support centre


The legal office has its online consultation hours every Wednesday afternoon from 15:00 till 17:00. You can email for making an appointment or simply asking your question to Your request will be answered as soon as possible.

Right now you are not able to visit the office due to the corona measures.

Apply now!

Are you an enthusiastic law student at the University of Groningen and have you finished your propaedeutic phase already? Perhaps working for the SOG legal office is something for you then!

We look for new employees twice a year. The application rounds take place in September and February.