School of Law

Queen Mary Postgraduate Legal Research Conference 2013

6 June 2013

Time: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Venue: Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary, University of London, 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JB

Reinvigorating Legal Thought in Times of Change

The School of Law at Queen Mary, University of London invites postgraduate law students and academics to the 4th annual Postgraduate Legal Research Conference. The conference will host presentations from doctoral researchers across the world in traditional paper and poster sessions, as well as in the exciting ‘soapbox’ session.

The suggested hashtag for this event for Twitter users is #QMLawConf

Paper Presentations

Each 1.5 hour session will include three papers in a range of subject areas:
Arbitration, Banking and Financial Law, Competition Law, Criminal Law, European Union Law, Human Rights, Intellectual Property Law, International Law, Legal Theory and Legal History, Public Law, and Socio-Legal Studies.

Poster Session

Poster Presentations will be displayed during lunchtime.

‘Soap Box Session’

The successful ‘soapbox’ session is in its second year at the QM Postgraduate Law Conference. The session will provide a dynamic forum for short presentations on risky ideas or controversial legal views.  

Chaired by

Professor Peter Alldridge, Merris Amos, Professor Kenneth Armstrong, Nick Bernard, Professor Maher Dabbah, Professor Johanna Gibson, Professor Eric Heinze, Professor Spyros Maniatis, Professor Loukas Mistelis, Professor Richard Nobles, Doctor Phoebe Okowa, Professor Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal, Professor Chris Reed.

Organised by

Aleksandra Jordanoska, William Linton, and Tatjana Nikitina
(Law PhD students at Queen Mary, University of London)

How to Book

Tickets cost £17. Book and pay online by 3 June 2013.


View directions on how to reach the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary, University of London, 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JB.

Further information

For more information email

Queen Mary, University of London is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities. In The Guardian University Guide 2013, QMUL ranked third in London and sixth in the UK. Similarly, The Times Good University Guide 2013 ranks the School of Law third in London and eighth in the UK.