What is the Free Representation Unit?
The Free Representation Unit (FRU) is a charity that provides representation in Social Security and Employment Tribunals to people who cannot afford the costs of a solicitor, or whom do not qualify for legal aid.
This article was first written in 2017 and details Christian Weaver’s experience as the UK Youth Delegate to the Council of Europe 2017.
I was a full-time LLB Law student that had not opted for a placement year.
Written by Gemma Grant and Olivia Kettleborough – Student Representatives for Nottingham Law School Legal Advice Centre and NTU LEX Student Law Society
On 11 November 2017, we attended the LawWorks Pro Bono Conference at the University of Manchest
Written by Alexandria Chang, LEX Student Law Society Negotiation Officer
Congratulations Sam Robinson and Lewis Moore on winning the 2017- 18 Annual Student Law Society (LEX) and Shoosmiths Negotiation Competition.
As part of National Pro Bono Week 2017, Nottingham Trent University’s LEX Student Law Society and the Legal Advice Centre hosted an open day for all Nottingham Law School students.
Introducing the new Student Pro Bono Committee for 2017-18
The Nottingham Law School Student Pro Bono Committee (‘the Committee’) are a group of students that have been selected to represent the students that undertake pro bono work in the Legal
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.
A global policy and uniform laws on sexual violence are needed to help reach the G20 goal of increasing the number of women in employment, according to a new paper which examines the links between sexual violence towards women and economic growth.
Nottingham Trent University Chancellor, Kevin Cahill CBE, and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Edward Peck, conferred the degrees during a number of graduation ceremonies at the Royal Concert Hall which took place between Monday 20 and Friday 24 July.