Law Summer School attracts leading legal practitioners

Law Summer School attracts leading legal practitioners

Thursday, 27 February 2014

The Law Summer School is a WA legal professional development conference organised and run by the Law Society of WA and co-hosted by UWA Law School.

Law Summer School marks a special date on the Western Australian legal calendar because it brings many local, national and international practitioners together.

Jessup Moot trial at the Supreme Court of WA

Jessup Moot team to compete in the international round of the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition

Monday, 24 February 2014

For the fifth time in six years, a team of students representing the UWA Law School will compete in the international round of the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition after successfully competing in the national round of the competition held in Canberra.

Hon Nicholas Hasluck AM, QC and Professor and Dean of Law Erika Techera

Bridging the gap between law and literature - UWA celebrates Former Judge and UWA Honorary Fellow Nicholas Hasluck’s new book Legal Limits

Monday, 24 February 2014

In the District Court of Western Australia in late December 2013, the Faculty of Law launched Nicholas Hasluck’s latest book - Legal Limits - in a star-studded event featuring: the Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia Robert French; Chief Judge of the District Court of Western Australia, Peter Martino; Dean of UWA Law School Professor Erika Techera; and leading academic Dr Peter Johnston as well as many other high profile members of the legal community including the Chief Justice of the Supreme Cou

Aurora Milroy and Rebecca Hutchens

Indigenous cousins take honours in law and medicine

Monday, 13 January 2014

First cousins Aurora Milroy and Rebecca Hutchens have not only just finished their professional degrees at the same time at The University of Western Australia - they have also become the first Indigenous students to be awarded, respectively, First Class Honours in Law and the Australian Medical Association Prize, which is the top prize in Medicine.

LawyerEd Newsletter

LawyerEd Newsletter (October - December 2013)

Thursday, 19 December 2013

The Faculty of Law was founded in 1928 and since then has established a reputation for outstanding legal education. 

LawyerEd is the Faculty of Law's quarterly newsletter which captures news about our achievements, new courses, research developments and alumni updates on a quarterly basis.

Professor Erika Techera, Dean of Law at The University of Western Australia

Dean presents IAS lecture on oceans law

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Professor Erika Techera, Dean of Law at The University of Western Australia presented the development of the Law of the Sea from ancient origins to modern challenges at the Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS) in October.