Although they're not always the most accurate, many films explore the legal system. Here are a few you should catch if you're looking at studying, or are studying, law. 1. Legally Blonde 1 and 2Legally Blonde follows Elle Woods after she gets into Harvard Law School while being obsessed with pink, while the second film … Continue reading 5 legal films to watch if you want to study law
Guest blog post by Jade Hunt. After finishing my second-year summer exams, I was keen to start my new position within Essex Law Clinic as the Housing Law Frontrunner plus. I am already familiar with the Clinic, having volunteered as a case worker during term time. However, for this role, I will be meeting clients … Continue reading Legal Action Group Housing Law Conference 2019: a law student’s perspective
Before you start university in October, you may be asking yourself what you should be doing over the summer. Here's my tips for what you should do before you come to university! 1. TravelDuring many of the holidays you have once you start university you'll have essays to write and various other things to do, … Continue reading 5 things to do during the summer before university
I love to sit and binge watch TV shows, it's definitely something I do when I need a break from studying. While I'm currently rewatching Game of Thrones, here's 5 TV shows I love to watch that have a legal theme. 1. Law and Order: Special Victims UnitAs one of the spin offs of Law … Continue reading 5 legal TV shows to watch when you want a break from studying
While graduation may currently feel like a far off event for many, there's lots of things you can do once you leave Essex. I talked to a few graduates, ranging from more recent to longer ago, to see what they've done since the left Essex and how Essex prepared them for the future! Barrister/SolicitorThe most … Continue reading Where do our Graduates go?
LawWorks and Attorney General Student Pro Bono Awards The Law Clinic was proud to announce that Catherine Duggan, one of its Student Directors, was nominated for the title of Student of the Year at the annual LawWorks and Attorney General Student Pro Bono awards. This is a fantastic achievement and Cat and the Deputy Law … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic Updates: Summer Term 2019
It might be a while away for some reading this, but graduation day is one of the best days of your life at Essex. I'm set to graduate this summer, and I'm incredibly excited! Here's what you can expect to happen on your graduation day. Collecting RobesAround two hours before the ceremony you're able to … Continue reading Graduation at Essex