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ASSENT Project @ UEA Publication

‘The ASSENT Project @ UEA, consisting of colleagues from LAW and HSC, are proud to announce the acceptance of our first major article for publication. The opening stage of the ASSENT project dealt with the legal regulation of research involving adults with impaired capacity and our paper has been accepted in the prestigious medical law journal, Medical Law International. Prof Rob Heywood, of UEA Law School, was the lead author on this 15,000 word original research article in which we argue...

UEA Law 2019 Graduation Information

Dear Law Graduands,

We look forward to seeing you all at the Law School Graduation ceremony and to celebrating your achievements.

Please note the information below regarding the graduation ceremony schedule, as well as information on pre-ceremony activities including opening times for Earlham Hall.

We hope you enjoy your special day!


Law School Graduation Ceremony

Date: Wednesday 17...

Legal Skills To Remain in Region After UEA Announces New Collaboration

The UEA Law School is excited to announce a new collaboration with The University of Law!

From this September, The Legal Practice Course (LPC), which is the main qualifying course required to practice law for solicitors in England and Wales, will be taught by the University of Law at UEA in Norwich. UEA joins 12 other universities who offer the course, including Exeter, Reading, and Liverpool. Teaching will be classroom-based for one year and students will have access to UEA...

Earlham Law Lecture 2019 with Judge Anna Marcoulli

On Thursday 9th May the School will host its annual Earlham Law Lecture. This year, we welcome Judge Anna Marcoulli, General Court Judge of the Court of Justice of the European Union, who will present her lecture on The Role of the Judge in the Digital Age.

A UEA alumnus, Judge Marcoulli graduated from UEA in 1995 and continued to Bristol where she gained a Masters, in 1996. Judge Marcoulli was admitted to the Cyprus Bar in 1997 and served as member of the Legal Service of the...

UEA Law's Dr. Kirsten McConnachie awarded Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship

Dr Kirsten McConnachie has been awarded a prestigious Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship to conduct a socio-legal analysis of community land ownership in Scotland.  In recent years, Scotland has embarked on land reform based on a community "right to buy" intended to reform the country's feudal property system, democratise land ownership and regenerate rural communities. This project will examine the extent to which those ambitions have been realised. By analysing the...