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25 May 2011

High percentage of ULaw LPC graduates in legal work
Latest figures suggest that the law offers strong employment prospects even in a recession.

25 May 2011

ULaw's new accelerated LPC for students starting in 2012
The College of Law is to begin offering its accelerated Legal Practice Course (LPC) to all students from next year.

19 April 2011

The University of Law enters the undergraduate law market
The higher fees public universities are set to charge will allow a competitive market to emerge on price and quality of degrees, The College of Law said today.

08 April 2011

ULaw's York students win Beachcroft Mooting Shield
A joint team from The College of Law in York and University of York Law School have demonstrated their advocacy skills by winning the Beachcroft Mooting Shield.

05 April 2011

Local Lawyers Take to the Field for The Annual York College of Law Legal Sports Day
Hundreds of lawyers and law students from across the north got into the competitive spirit at the annual Legal Sports Day held by The College of Law in York on Saturday (April 2), with 32 teams vying for trophies in netball, football and rugby.

04 April 2011

ULaw's Birmingham students take part in mock trail
Fledgling lawyers from The College of Law in Birmingham got a taste of real court life and the chance to sharpen their legal skills when they took part in a mock trial last week.

31 March 2011

ULaw students in Dragon's Den-style competition
Teams of aspiring lawyers from The College of Law in York demonstrated their business acumen this week by entering the College’s equivalent of the ‘Dragon’s Den’.

30 March 2011

Burges Salmon Becomes Latest Bristol-Based Law Firm to Announce Training Partnership with College of Law
Leading law firm Burges Salmon has signed a training agreement with the UK’s top provider of professional legal education, The College of Law.

25 March 2011

Is Birmingham still the second city? – Local university students debate the issue
The inaugural Birmingham Law Society (BLS) Debating Competition final was held this month at Squires, Sanders and Dempsey with a team from The College of Law becoming the first winners of this new and exciting inter-educational competition.

25 March 2011

ULaw alumnus wins Trainee Solicitor of the Year 2011
College of Law alumnus Linden Thomas walked away with the prize for Trainee Solicitor of the Year at the 2011 Birmingham Law Society Legal Awards.

16 March 2011

ULaw Bristol shortlisted for two national pro bono awards
The College of Law’s Bristol centre has added to the overall success of its first year in operation by being shortlisted for two national pro bono awards.

02 March 2011

College of Law in Birmingham launches part-time Bar training course for potential barristers
Aspiring barristers from the Midlands can now combine study for the Bar with existing work or family commitments following the launch of a new part-time training course at The College of Law in Birmingham.

16 February 2011

ULaw's Birmingham students compete in business game
Teams of aspiring lawyers from The College of Law in Birmingham demonstrated their business acumen by going head to head in the final of the College’s annual business game.

10 February 2011

Strong public interest case exists for new approach to reserved legal activities, says LSI
The Legal Services Institute (LSI), a legal think tank, proposes that there is a strong public interest argument for will-writing and immigration services to be added to the list of reserved legal activities in the Legal Services Act 2007.

10 February 2011

MUFC Solicitor Maurice Watkins celebrates ULaw's success
The College of Law in Manchester celebrated its above-target success and double digit growth since bursting onto the scene in 2009 when it held its first alumni gathering and prize-giving ceremony at the city’s Lowry Hotel on Saturday (Feb 5).

24 January 2011

24 January 2011: College of Law entering undergraduate market with two-year LL.B law degree
The College of Law is to enter the undergraduate degree market for the first time by launching a unique two-year LL.B law degree, which will focus on boosting students’ employment prospects and practical legal skills.

10 January 2011

10 January 2011: New Year, New Career with The College of Law
Anyone itching for a change at work now that the New Year has arrived can find out how to take their career in an exciting new direction at a series of events hosted by The College of Law in Birmingham.

15 December 2010

Award-Winning Wirral Law Student Sets Her Sights On Top Legal Career

A new student at The College of Law in Chester is proving that it’s never too late to change career direction and move into the legal profession.

13 December 2010

College of Law delivers strong criticism of JASB consultation paper on collaborative arrangements

The College of Law has today delivered a stinging condemnation of a consultation paper on collaborative arrangements between higher education establishments to deliver Qualifying Law Degrees, calling it “piecemeal” and “unfortunate”.

01 December 2010

College of Law Team Wins National Mediation Competition

A team from The College of Law in Bloomsbury has taken top prize in this year’s National Mediation Competition

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