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Welcome from the Head of Department

'The Department of Law is a leading critical law school in the UK, producing research of the highest quality since its inception in 1992.

Today, the Department of Law is home to a community of around twenty-six dedicated academic staff who foster a supportive environment for legal studies at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The School of Law is a top 10 research institution in the UK and top 3 in London, according to the Times Higher Education Research Intensity Rankings (2014)'.

Dr Stewart Motha, Head of the Department of Law.

Study with us

We offer a range of exciting courses in law that centre on critical and research-led approaches to the study of law:

  • Courses in the Department of Law


Staff and members of the public can enjoy a dynamic programme of events, including the Annual Patrick McAuslan Lecture and the annual Law on Trial week of lectures and workshops.

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