On Monday 16 March, we held our Mooting Competition Final at the Supreme Court in London! The best performing teams, Sean Walkden and Arthur Sutton for the appellants and Sandra Wassili and Una Haznadar for the respondents, argued a case on consumer law and protection in front of Lord Wilson. Before the competition began, the … Continue reading Our Mooting Competition Final was held at the Supreme Court!
Last weekend, we held our extra special Law Ball for the School's fortieth anniversary! This was held at Colchester Town Hall, with over 100 students, 25 staff members and 15 legal professionals attending. It was a great opportunity for students to get away from their studies and have fun! The Ball opened with a Drinks … Continue reading What happened at the Law Ball 2020?!
What is the Law Ball? The Law Ball is an annual event run by the Events and Communications team within the School of Law. Last year, we ran our first Ball, which was was held at Wivenhoe House Hotel. This event sold out, with 75 people attending. This year we are making the Law Ball … Continue reading Law Ball 2020 FAQ
This week, we held our Client Interviewing Competition to select the team that would represent Essex Law School at the regional competition to be held next month at London South Bank University. The competition involved students working in a team of two in a simulated law office, where they interviewed and advised a 'client' (a … Continue reading Essex’s Client Interviewing Competition!
Yesterday we decorated the School of Law's Common Room ready for Christmas! We had festive music playing, various arts and crafts going on and of course, plenty of Christmas treats! It was great to see students and staff come together to spread some festive cheer. Students worked together as a team to decorate the Christmas … Continue reading ‘Tis the season to decorate the School of Law Common Room!
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
Yesterday, we ran a spooky student social for all UG students. It was a crafts session held in the Law School Common Room, where students could decorate cakes, make Oreo spiders, create masks, play pin the smile on the skeleton and more! It also gave students the opportunity to meet with other UG students and … Continue reading Our Spooky Student Social was a success!
Yesterday, we ran our very first PGT Commercial Law social of the year! It was a coffee, cake and networking session held in the Law School Common Room and provided students with the opportunity to meet with their classmates and get to know members of the Commercial Law teaching team. The event was a huge … Continue reading Our first PGT Commercial Law Social of the year!
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
On Wednesday, the School of Law ran its first social event of the year! It was held for first year undergraduate students in the Common Room to provide an opportunity to meet Law students in other tutorial groups, as well as to get to know members of staff. We provided a range of board games, … Continue reading Our First Student Social of the Year!