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Warwick students take part in experimental moot

Four Warwick law students, who are part of Critical Lawyers at Warwick (CLAW), will be participating in an experimental law moot this week. Chayne Hogan, Kiara McClelland, Charlotte Green and Chanel Williams are the Warwick team traveling to Amsterdam for this innovative moot. This experimental moot, conceptualised by Dr Christine Schwöbel-Patel from Warwick Law School and Professor Wouter Werner from the VU Amsterdam, is the first of its kind. 

Wed 24 Nov 2021, 11:26 | Tags: Student Achievement, CLAW, Mooting

WLS in Feelings of Freedom Festival

Join Law School colleagues plus many more from Thursday 25 - Friday 26 November for an engaging series of talks about freedom. This festival of culture and ideas was organised as part of the Resonate Festival/Coventry UK City of Culture, 2021 in collaboration with Warwick Arts Centre. Over two days these talks and provocations will explore what freedom means to different people in different contexts. A number of our Law School colleagues will be presenting at the event. Sign up to join them. Tickets are free.

Mon 22 Nov 2021, 09:00 | Tags: Research, Staff in action

Alumna Featured in Study UK Magazine

Nudrat Hussain Khan, a World Bank Scholar who studied on our LLM in International Economic Law from 2007-2008, was selected by the British Council to share her experience of studying at Warwick Law School and the adversity she faced to get here. Her inspiring story was featured in the March 2020 issue of their Study UK Magazine. Here she provides a condensed version for the Law School. Read Nudrat's full article on pages 29-30 of the digital magazine.

Fri 12 Nov 2021, 12:00 | Tags: Alumni, PG News

Wright Hassall relaunches free legal clinic

Wright Hassall is relaunching its popular community legal clinic on Wednesday 17 November. Warwick Law School students will be given the chance to attend the legal clinic meetings, conduct research and propose legal guidance for review by the firm; giving them vital real life experience. Alex Robinson, partner at Wright Hassall said: “What makes this initiative even more special is the fact that we are working together with bright young legal minds at the University of Warwick to give them vital experience of consultation situations and exposure to how a law firm of our size operates.”

Wed 10 Nov 2021, 09:24 | Tags: Feature

Student Article: Who should pay up for Climate Carnage?

Current PhD student Harpreet Kaur Paul's article on 'Who should pay up for Climate Carnage?' has been featured in Novara Media this month.

Harpreet is also co-founder of Tipping Point UK, a movement which aims to help people from all communities and backgrounds use their power to take bold and regular action in order to win climate justice.

Mon 08 Nov 2021, 09:52 | Tags: Publication, Research, Student Achievement, PG News

CLAW publishes Legal Pocketbook

The Critical Legal Pocketbook is the result of an exciting collaboration between Warwick Law School colleagues and students involved in Critical Lawyers at Warwick (CLAW).

Edited by students at the University of Warwick, and written by expert critical legal researchers and practitioners, the Critical Legal Pocketbook is essential reading for law students in the UK and other common law jurisdictions and provides the tools for law students to uncover the hidden intricacies of law.

Wed 03 Nov 2021, 15:20 | Tags: Publication

Law Alumnus makes Top 150 Future Leaders List

“It means a lot to me to be recognised as a Future Leader – as someone who can provide a substantial positive impact in our world in the future."

Recent LLB graduate Daniel Nwanebu has been listed in the 2020-21 Top 150 Future Leaders List (Powerful Media). He was asked to share his experience and what it means to be a Future Leader in Britain today.

Wed 27 Oct 2021, 12:26 | Tags: Alumni

Expert Comment: International Development Committee calls for easier access to ‘climate finance’ funds

The House of Commons International Development Committee has published a new report, Global Britain in demand: UK climate action and international development around COP26. Dr Celine Tan, Reader in Warwick Law School comments on the climate finance aspects of this, and the UK COP26 Presidency's Climate Finance Delivery Plan, published yesterday.

Tue 26 Oct 2021, 11:51 | Tags: Research, Staff in action, Expert Comment

New Research: Has COVID 19 undermined the rule of law?

The coronavirus pandemic has presented populist governments with a unique opportunity to implement authoritarian measures and to limit public scrutiny of their decisions and policies, argues Dr Andi Hoxhaj of Warwick Law School in a new paper published in the European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance.

Mon 04 Oct 2021, 16:54 | Tags: Research, Staff in action

New partner university: Queen’s University, Canada

From this year, students taking the Law with Study Abroad in English LLB course will now have the option of taking an exchange year at our new partner university, Queen's University in Kingston, Canada. We are truly excited to add Kingston, Ontario to our overseas community - and to offer our students a chance to swap their trainers for snow boots, and Pret for poutine!

 

Tue 28 Sep 2021, 10:00 | Tags: undergraduate, Feature

Warwick named University of the Year for Teaching Quality

The University of Warwick has today been named the University of the Year for Teaching Quality and as runner-up for University of the Year by the Sunday Times’ Good University Guide 2022.

Fri 17 Sep 2021, 19:22

Warwick named as one of the UK’s top 10 universities by the Guardian

The University of Warwick has been named as one of the UK’s top 10 universities in the Guardian University Guide 2022, placing 6th – a rise of two places.

Thu 16 Sep 2021, 16:02

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