Oras! Mooting Competition – Béatrice’s big challenge!

Meet Béatrice Lallemand: the person behind the organisation of the Oras Mooting Competition! Interviewer: Could you briefly introduce yourself (name, age, area of law you would like to specialize in, what you want to do in the future/ Master’s degree you want to do after the LLB)? Béatrice: Sure! I am Béatrice Lallemand, 19 years … Continue reading Oras! Mooting Competition – Béatrice’s big challenge!

What’s it like being a Law Star? Hear from our previous star Mike Oni!

One of the best things that motivate me as a Law Star (Peer Mentor) is the fact that I am contributing to the university as a whole. I believe that is what fuels my daily work, and the activities I partake in. As a Law Star, I act as a representative for the law students, … Continue reading What’s it like being a Law Star? Hear from our previous star Mike Oni!

Andrea praised for her role in Battle Against Racism webinar

This article was originally posted on the University of Essex News pages on 2 June 2021.Our Students’ Union Black Officer Andrea Curtis has been praised for her role in a recent Battle Against Racism webinar organised by the University of Antwerp. As one of the members of the Young Universities for the Future of Europe … Continue reading Andrea praised for her role in Battle Against Racism webinar

Oras! Mooting Competition: Clara Prillard brought it home!

Blog post written by Béatrice Lallemand, Founder and Organiser of Oras!, Essex President of the Association du Double-Diplôme Essex/France. It is our greatest pleasure to inform you that our Essex Representative Clara Prillard brought the first Oras! Mooting Competition cup home! Congratulations to her for her incredible performance. Her success was due to an effective … Continue reading Oras! Mooting Competition: Clara Prillard brought it home!

Essex Law Clinic: LawWorks and Attorney General Student Pro Bono Awards

Essex Law Clinic gold member Annabel Pike has been recognised for her work providing advice and support in the local community, which includes leading on a pioneering LGBTQ+ rights project as well as for her important work within the Human Rights Centre Clinic. On Wednesday 12 May, Annabel Pike was announced as the Runner-Up in … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic: LawWorks and Attorney General Student Pro Bono Awards

Essex Law Clinic: Alumni Profile – Manul Ranasingha

I graduated with a 2:1 degree in Law last year. Once I received the grades last summer I was faced with the daunting questions of ‘where next’? Prior to my admission into University, I had the aspiration of going into corporate law where my skills in commercial awareness could be fine-tuned and applied on a … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic: Alumni Profile – Manul Ranasingha

Essex Law Clinic Update: A view from the housing frontline

Guest Post by Lucy Davies, Essex Law Clinic Supervisor and Legal Aid Housing Advisor at Suffolk Law Centre. The amount of new housing legislation over the last 12 months in response to the Covid-19 emergency has been overwhelming. This has added to the complex mish-mash of overlapping housing statutes to create a large amount of … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic Update: A view from the housing frontline

Essex Law Clinic Update: The Family Handbook Project – Public Legal Education

Guest post by Liz Fisher Frank, Law Clinic Supervisor On 4 March 2021, the Family Law Handbook student team stepped away from the almost finished Handbook to instead provide a virtual public legal education session to year 11 and 12 pupils at a school in Essex.The group decided they would have all appreciated more information … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic Update: The Family Handbook Project – Public Legal Education