We are a Law School with a big reputation and a vibrant student community.
Malvika Jaganmohan, BPTC student and Development Assistant for the Autism Law Service, explains the need for this new scheme, upcoming events and long-term plans for the future.
Asylum law in the United Kingdom poses a double edged sword which can either protect or return the individual back to potential harm.
The European Court of Justice recently ruled that employers may ban employees from the wearing of any visible “political, philosophical or religious sign” as long as it is part of an internal company policy which applies to all employees.
March 1st is UNAIDS Zero Discrimination Day. It’s a day that recognises everyone has the right to be treated with respect and live free from discrimination.
In response to the rise in incidents after the EU Referendum, a new initiative on hate crime with cross-party and government support has been launched.
Having legal work experience such as vacation schemes, shadowing and pro bono projects is, of course, a great idea and provides plenty to discuss when applying for jobs.
Oh, what a time to be alive. The start of university. You may have just done two years of college, started to think work cannot get any harder and are now about to start a new phase of your life.
The result of the vote in the UK’s referendum in June 2016 to leave the EU is not legally binding, but it would be politically difficult for the government to ignore it.
I would recommend pro bono work to anyone who is hoping to work in the legal sector. Although experience shadowing legal professionals is valuable, partaking in pro bono work goes above and beyond this.
Alice Radford, LLB (Hons) Law (Full-time)
Sophie and I are so happy to have placed 3rd in the UH/Blackstone’s National Criminal Advocacy Competition 2016, after progressing to the semi-final and narrowly missing out on the final by a point o