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Advocacy Cup

The Cost of Saving: How Litigants in Person are Denied Access to Justice


Written by James Cunningham, Graduate Diploma in Law Student at Nottingham Law School (2017-18)
The legal system of England and Wales is in crisis. This is not news to anyone who has taken so much as cursory interest in it in the past few years.

Brian Sanya Mondoh

Nuggets of Wisdom for Smashing your BPTC


Written by  Brian Sanya Mondoh, Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC).
The Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) requires sound advocacy skills and the ability to memorise copious amounts of information.

LLB Law students representing team NLS

Competing at the finals weekend: UH/Blackstone’s Criminal Advocacy Competition


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

John Samuels QC

Thoughts of a Visiting Professor: His Honour John Samuels QC


Can you tell us how you became a Visiting Professor?
Lincoln’s Inn, of which I have been a member for more than half a century, holds an annual dinner for law tutors.

Steve Cupid Theodore

Why become a Free Representation Unit volunteer?


By Steve Cupid Theodore, FRU Representative
Finalist, Gray’s Inn Moot Competition 2015-16
“When I was choosing where to do the BPTC, like other students I considered many factors: pupillage rates; reputation; cost.

The Advocacy Cup 2016: Oxbridge vs Cambridge

Dick Lucas: Guilty of Assault? The Advocacy Cup 2016


Rob Manning, BPTC senior lecturer (Advocacy Cup event organiser)
The Advocacy Cup is an inter-varsity trial advocacy competition, in which the universities of Oxford and Cambridge and the universities of Leicester and Nottingham compete in successive

Lex Law Society at the Supreme Court

LEX visit Supreme Court and Old Bailey


On Wednesday 24 February 2016, 19 other students and I visited the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom and the famous Old Bailey Criminal Court in London.

Seminar presentation

Successful Islamic face veil seminar held at Nottingham Law School


Nottingham Law School’s Centre for Conflict, Rights and Justice and Centre for Advocacy hosted their seminar, Perspectives on the Islamic Face Veil on Monday 30 April.

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