School of Law


Renmin University and Queen Mary Collaborate in the field of Criminal Justice

In the first of a series of collaborative projects between the criminal justice centres of Renmin University and Queen Mary, University of London, a joint conference on Policy and Criminal Justice: How to meet the challenges of organized crime in the context of globalization was held in Beijing on 25-26 October.

Date added: Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Dr Prakash Shah - Home Secretary should amend rules for family reunion says Supreme Court

Dr Prakash Shah acted as an expert witness in a recent Supreme Court case, AA (Somalia) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2013] UKSC 81.

Date added: Thursday, December 19, 2013

From hunger strikes to bombings: new book offers first-hand accounts of 20th-century Irish political prisoners

Irish Political Prisoners 1920-1962: Pilgrimage of Desolation is the second volume of a trilogy by Seán McConville, a professor in Law and Public Policy at Queen Mary University of London.

Date added: Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Prof Julian Lew QC, Prof Jan Paulsson and Sir Bernard Rix
The Freshfields arbitration lecture 2013

Date added: Monday, October 28, 2013

Dr Paul Gragl on Edward Snowden and extradition

Date added: Friday, November 1, 2013

Professor Matthews welcomes Chinese delegation to London

Date added: Friday, October 11, 2013

Fourth Volume of the Queen Mary Law Journal is published

The Queen Mary Law Society has published the fourth volume of the annual Queen Mary Law Journal (QMLJ). This edition includes submissions from students on various legal topics including contract law, judicial review and the fundamental rights of irregular migrants in the European Union.

Date added: Thursday, November 28, 2013

Law and Economics Yearly Review - Part 2 is Published

Date added: Friday, February 22, 2013

Law Summer Graduation and Prize Winners 2013

Date added: Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Legal Theory and Legal History Essay Competition 2013

Date added: Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Sean McConville
Layers of Meaning: Is the interview a tool for Peace-Building?

One of the most ambitious and innovative projects ever to address conflict and peace-building in Northern Ireland was celebrated at the Metropolitan Arts Centre in Belfast on Thursday 5 December.

Date added: Friday, December 6, 2013

Call for children's charities, ISPs and the adult industry to work together to protect kids from online porn

Children’s charities, parental support organisations, members of the UK's and US adult industry and major internet service providers  (ISPs) have committed to work together to ensure that better measures are introduced to help prevent youngsters being able to access hardcore pornography online.

Date added: Friday, December 13, 2013

Dr Maksymilian Del Mar awarded prestigious fellowship

Date added: Sunday, October 27, 2013

Preiskel and Co essay competition offers QM students chance to win an internship

Preiskel & Co, a leading technology, media and telecommunications law firm, has teamed up with Queen Mary to run a prize essay competition for postgraduate students.

Date added: Monday, November 18, 2013

Law professor turns to theatre to highlight the human rights abuses committed by global businesses

A series of thought-provoking plays, aimed at raising the awareness of the controversial issue of human abuses carried out by international businesses working in developing countries, will be premiered across the UK.

Date added: Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Financial Law and Regulation - June Events

Date added: Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Karolina Wisniewski
CLSGC announces winner of 2013 Legal Theory Essay Competition

Date added: Thursday, September 26, 2013

Queen Mary introduces new LLM in International Shipping Law

Date added: Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Celebration for Professor Sir Roy Goode’s 80th Birthday

Date added: Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Rights against democracy - recalling International Human Rights Day

Human ‘rights’ have emerged progressively, over centuries. They have transformed millennia of thinking about politics, culture and law. They paint a portrait of individuals as, by nature, equal holders of inalienable rights. (Many protagonists have countered with notions of group rights, but those remain controversial in theory and practice.)   

Date added: Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Derya Bayir (GLOCUL): Minorities in Turkey

Date added: Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Norah Gallagher spoke at CIArb, Dublin

Date added: Monday, March 4, 2013

Ian Walden
Law professor joins European Commission panel to increase take-up trust in cloud computing contracts

Ian Walden, Professor of Information and Communications Law at Queen Mary University of London, has been appointed to a new group set up by the European Commission (EC) to boost consumer trust in cloud computing.

Date added: Wednesday, November 20, 2013

QM Law student co-edits book on 'Parliament and the Law'

Date added: Thursday, October 3, 2013

Law Winter Graduation 2013
Law Winter Graduation 2013

Postgraduate law students were awarded their degrees on 10 December 2013 at the ceremony held in the Great Hall in the People’s Palace at Queen Mary's Mile End campus.

Date added: Friday, December 20, 2013

General Counsel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York presents CCLS / Bank of England Seminar

Thomas C Baxter Jr, General Counsel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York spoke about the work of the New York Federal bank in building a more stable financial system.

Date added: Monday, October 7, 2013

Meet a QM Law academic in Tokyo, 25 October 2013

Date added: Monday, October 7, 2013

Professor Eric Heinze to speak at Wolfson College, Oxford

Date added: Saturday, November 16, 2013

Interviewing book cover
Professor McConville and Dr Bryson: A guide to interviewing

Professor Sean Mcconville and Dr Anna Bryson have written a guide book on interviewing. The pair have extensive experience of conducting interviews with people from all walks of life from political offenders to homemakers who have been involved in the Irish Peace Process.

Date added: Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Travel Scholarships announced for comparative criminal justice and policing research in Australia

Criminal Justice Centre cooperation with the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Policing and Security, which is hosted by Griffith University in Queensland, has led to the establishment of two Discretionary Travel Scholarships to support student mobility for eligible masters students undertaking studies at Queen Mary University of London in the fields of comparative criminal law, criminology and security.

Date added: Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Double success as law professors appointed as honorary QCs

Date added: Thursday, February 28, 2013

Intellectual Property Annual Prize Winners

Date added: Thursday, January 17, 2013

GAR call for papers
Global Antitrust Review (GAR) - Call for Submissions

Date added: Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Free legal advice offer to Tech City

A new free legal advice service has been launched for east London digital companies by Queen Mary University of London as part of National Pro Bono Week (4-8 Nov).

Date added: Monday, November 4, 2013

LLM in Paris wins Franco-British Lawyers' Prize

Date added: Friday, February 8, 2013

Queen Mary Postgraduate Law Scholarship Winners 2013

Date added: Monday, November 18, 2013