Essex Law Clinic Guest post by Zoé Monty & Priscillia Odia. NRPF (No Recourse to Public Funds) is a condition imposed on someone who is ‘subject to immigration control’. A person with no recourse to public funds is prohibited from accessing public funds such as certain welfare benefits and social housing. During last term, we … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic & The Red Cross: lifting the No Recourse to Public Funds restriction
Students and staff of the LLB English and French Law (Licence) are delighted to announce the launch of the very first edition of the Concours d'eloquence or the Great Eloquence Contest! This is running during the 2019-2020 academic year here at Essex. The contest is the opportunity for students to debate relevant topics, for and … Continue reading Concours d'eloquence!
The Law Fair is a must for any student who wishes to explore a career in the legal profession. It is an annual event traditionally held in Week 7 of the Autumn Term and is attended by Law firms from the local area and London. It is a chance for students to network with different … Continue reading The 2019 Essex Law Fair
With this year's first big Open Day coming up this weekend, our Student Engagement Worker Hazel Jackson takes you through all the sights and sounds any prospective Law student can't afford to miss when visiting our Colchester campus! The School of Law The School of Law is located in the south-east corner of Square 4, … Continue reading 7 things any prospective Law student shouldn’t miss on their Open Day visit to the Colchester Campus
Guest post by Jade Hunt, Student and Gold Member of the Essex Law Clinic I was inspired to write this blog about an incredible charity based in Colchester. Beacon House is run by a group of dedicated volunteers and was established to help homeless people in Colchester and vulnerable people at high risk of homelessness. … Continue reading Essex Law Clinic Project: Beacon House Ministries
Hi! My name is Hazel and I am the new Student Engagement Intern for the School of Law. Along with writing posts for this blog, my role within the School will involve running student engagement events such as the upcoming first year social and creating content for the School's three-termly newsletters. I will also be … Continue reading With a new academic year, comes a new writer; meet our Student Engagement Intern Hazel Jackson!
Dear Law Student Donald Nicolson, Director of Essex Law Clinic The Essex Law Clinic is now open for applications for membership for the new academic year. We are looking to expand numbers, but at the same time ensure that members have the commitment to client service that our clients deserve. As a result, we now … Continue reading Open letter to all Law Students from the Essex Law Clinic Director