School of Law

School of Law

Our unique approach to legal education will provide you with a critical and questioning attitude, broad perspectives and skills and knowledge valuable in a diverse range of legal careers.  You will learn by doing via our professional skills subjects and our unique internship program. At the School of Law, we know that it’s just not what you learn that counts, it’s how you learn it.

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2016 Goldring Lecture

Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AM

The 2016 Goldring Lecture will be presented by
Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AM, Governor of Tasmania.

Date: Wednesday 26 October 2016
Time: 5.45 - 7.00pm
Location: McKinnon Building 67, Room 104 
RSVP: Online by Friday 14 October

The $10,000 Goldring Scholarship will also be awarded on the evening. Students interested in applying can do so via the Scholarships website.

Applications close 30 September.

Women of Impact

Three academics from the School of Law have been recognised as part of the UOW Women of Impact Initiative:

Read LIRC Blog


‘Callinan review largely backs Sydney lockout laws, but alcohol’s role in family violence is a blind spot’, The Conversation, 16 September 2016, featuring Associate Professor Julia Quilter 


Law Story
Law Students Attend Summer Law Camp in China

Two UOW LLB students, Gabriela Montalvo and Harry Thompson, have enjoyed participating at a summer law camp at UOW’s partner law school in China – Guanghua Law School at Zhejiang University in the beautiful city of Hangzhou.  

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Micheal Kirby Lecture
The Honourable Michael Kirby Delivers Inspiring Lecture

The Honourable Michael Kirby AC, CMG, a former justice of the High Court of Australia, delivered a guest lecture to administrative law and environmental law students titled ‘Some Challenges to Environmental and Administrative Law’. 

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