Law School

At UEA Law School, we do more than just teach the law. We inspire you to master it and use it to make a real difference.

You can help the community access free legal advice through our award winning Law Clinic. You can work with the Justice Project to investigate new lines of enquiry into cases where prisoners protest their innocence, under the direction of Louise Shorter, founder of the Inside Justice charity and TV documentarian. You can also get involved in many other law-related volunteering opportunities.

Our vibrant community is built by approachable staff and dedicated students. We encourage our students to think critically and imaginatively, and the strong offering of optional modules will enable you to explore different subjects and aspects of law.

You will be taught by renowned international experts on issues such as policing and public protest, medical negligence, and how the law can control powerful companies like Google and Facebook.

 

LLB

Law

Join a top Law School that offers an intimate and engaging, student-focused learning experience. Gain the skills and confidence you need to excel within or...

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LLB

Law with American Law

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LLB

Law with Criminology

This course is aimed at students who want to combine a traditional English Law Degree with the fascinating field of Criminology. This is the study of what causes...

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LLB

Law with European Legal Systems

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LLM

Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law

Information Technologies and Intellectual Property has become ubiquitous in modern day life. On this course you will bring together two of the most important...

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LLM

International Commercial and Business Law

On this degree you will gain a sound knowledge of the subject and learn how to apply it in an international environment. You will also have the chance to...

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LLM

International Commercial Dispute Resolution

This course is ideal if you have an analytical mind and are curious about how law can assist and facilitate the resolution of international disputes and thus...

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LLM

International Trade Law

This course is ideal if you have an analytical mind and a curiosity about how law can assist world trade. There are few states around the world that don’t engage...

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LLM

Master of Laws

Law Masters (LLM) degrees are increasingly seen by employers as a means to distinguish applicants. If you would like to structure a Masters in Law course that is...

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Amending Brexit deal will increase frictions within UK and beyond

The government’s decision to scrap part of its Brexit deal will increase frictions with the EU, as well as threatening the fragile political equilibrium in...

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18 Jun 2020

New study finds ‘paedophile hunter’ groups violate human rights, must be regulated

The methods used by so-called ‘paedophile hunter’ groups need to be subjected to more rigorous official oversight, according to new research from the University...

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  News
02 Jun 2020

Paedophile hunters’ tactics to be scrutinised by Supreme Court

Dr Joe Purshouse, lecturer in criminal law at UEA's School of Law, said: “For the first time the Supreme Court will consider the impact of the activities of...

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01 Jun 2020

UEA experts offer context on the unrest in America

UEA experts across a range of related areas – from lived experience of racism to human rights laws and the history of the Civil Rights movement – offer context...

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