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09 May 2013

ULaw adopts the higher education leadership model
The University of Law (ULaw) is to adopt the higher education leadership model of President and Provost in line with many of its international peers, as it continues to develop its position as a global leader in higher education and legal training.

07 May 2013

ULaw Chester and Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) advice service
ULaw Chester and CAB launch a free email advice line

24 April 2013

ULaw York legal sports day for lawyers and law students
Hundreds of lawyers and law students from across the North got into the competitive spirit at the annual Legal Sports Day held by The University of Law in York on Saturday (April 20), with 35 teams vying for trophies in netball, football and rugby.

11 April 2013

BARBRI and ULaw to sharpen lawyers financial knowledge
The University of Law has formed a partnership with leading US legal education provider BARBRI to enable City law firm associates and partners to sharpen their financial knowledge and skills. 

08 April 2013

ULaw Manchester students recognised in share race challenge
A group of enterprising students from The University of Law in Manchester have been recognised by the region’s leading financiers after making a record virtual profit of nearly £17,000 in a share race challenge.

02 April 2013

ULaw's free law to life teaching resource pack
The University of Law has devised a free teaching resource pack for schools to help bring the law to life and give students the chance to practise some of the skills needed to become a successful lawyer.

27 March 2013

UK's first accelerated two-year international legal practice
The University of Law is to launch the UK’s first two-year specialist undergraduate degree in international legal practice in 2014 in response to increased demand from law firms for lawyers with international specialisms

21 March 2013

21 March 2013: University of Law in York’s scheme to support ESA claimants shortlisted for National Pro Bono Award
The University of Law in York has been shortlisted for a prestigious award for its innovative project to help people in Yorkshire, who have been refused Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).

20 March 2013

ULaw hosts finals of the national Negotiation Competition
The University of Law in York will welcome the UK’s toughest student negotiators this weekend as it plays host to the finals of the national Negotiation Competition.

15 March 2013

University of Law presented with award for ‘Best Preparation for Work Initiative’ by Association of Graduate Recruiters
A unique online employability programme for would-be lawyers provided by The University of Law has received a top award from the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR).

13 March 2013

ULaw to provide Higher Rights training in Hong Kong
The University of Law has won a contract to provide Higher Rights training in Hong Kong following a successful tender to the Hong Kong Law Society and its education arm, the Academy of Law.

04 March 2013

School pupils with legal career ambitions gain a head start thanks to new ‘Explore Law’ events
School pupils keen to find out more about working in the legal profession can sign up for one of a series of new Explore Law events being held across The University of Law’s nationwide locations.

12 February 2013

ULaw success at the regional Negotiation Competition
Three teams from The College of Law have powered through to the final of a national competition to find the country’s toughest negotiators.

31 January 2013

ULaw to host part of the national Negotiation Competition
Some of the country’s toughest negotiators will be descending on The College of Law’s centres in Bristol, Chester, Guildford and York as it plays host to the regional heats of the national Negotiation Competition next weekend.

28 January 2013

Open days at ULaw centres aimed at aspiring lawyers
Students and graduates interested in forging a career in law can get advice on taking the next step at a series of open days being held at The College of Law’s eight nationwide centres this spring and summer.

21 January 2013

ULaw's new podcast series gives a view of live in the law

In the first of the series Misys General Counsel Tom Kilroy talks about his journey from metallurgy to law, why he found his training contract “terrifying”, the fun of being in house counsel for a toy company and his passion for cooking sea bass.

09 January 2013

LLM scholarships available from ULaw and the IBA
For the second year the International Bar Association (IBA) and The College of Law are offering four £2,500 awards towards the fees for their full-time LL.M in International Legal Practice, which runs at the College’s London Moorgate and Manchester centres from September 2013.

17 December 2012

ULaw students win top places in the Gamlen Prize 2012

Former College of Law student Felicity Thompson has won this year’s Gamlen Prize awarded for excellent performance on the Legal Practice Course (LPC), while fellow College student Rebecca Hammond has been named runner-up.

11 December 2012

ULaw's new two-year will now be available in Manchester

The College of Law has announced that it will run its new two-year LL.B law degree at its Manchester centre from September 2013.

28 November 2012

ULaw awards its top students with up to up to £3,000

A series of awards giving high achieving students a head start in their legal careers has been announced by The College of Law. The LL.B Star Awards, GDL Gold Awards, LL.M LPC Lunar Awards and BPTC Platinum Awards are based on academic achievement and will provide gifted law students with up to £3,000 towards their fees.

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