Aberdeen University



Jean Wilke joins School of Law at Aberdeen University

Jean Wilke has joined the School of Law at Aberdeen University as a lecturer and DPLP programme director.

Published 8 September 2021

Adrian Hutcheon makes firm commitment to family business

It’s a case of like father, like son, for Aberdeen property lawyer Alex Hutcheon, senior partner and owner of Alex Hutcheon + Co and The Mortgage + Property Centre, and his son Adrian.

Published 4 August 2021

Aberdeen DPLP students take bronze in international negotiation competition

Aberdeen University DPLP students Katrina Hall and Alexander Owen have placed third in the International Negotiation Competition last week, hosted by the National University of Singapore and Singapore International Mediation Institute.

Published 12 July 2021

Dr Borg-Barthet appointed to European Commission Expert Group Against SLAPP

Aberdeen University's Dr Justin Borg-Barthet has been appointed to the European Commission's Expert Group Against SLAPP (Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation).

Published 21 April 2021

Aberdeen students to represent Scotland at international competition

Two students from the University of Aberdeen Law School will represent Scotland in an international competition this summer after winning the national event last week.

Published 14 April 2021

New co-directors appointed to Aberdeen University Centre for Energy Law

Two new co-directors have been appointed to the Aberdeen University Centre for Energy Law (AUCEL), an energy-oriented research and educational institute based at the University of Aberdeen.

Published 19 October 2020

New co-directors for Aberdeen University’s Centre for Scots Law

Dr Ilona Cairns and Dr Adelyn Wilson have been appointed co-directors of the Centre for Scots Law at Aberdeen University.

Published 22 July 2020

International law expert to lecture on a century of war crimes

One of the world’s top scholars on international law will give a public lecture at the University of Aberdeen next month.

Published 28 November 2019

Lord Carloway to address ‘first-of-its-kind’ Aberdeen conference for law students

The Lord President, Lord Carloway, will join other senior Scottish lawyers and judges in addressing a "first-of-its-kind" conference and networking event for law students in Aberdeen this weekend.

Published 24 October 2019

Anti-abortion student group at Aberdeen University permitted affiliation after commencing legal action

A student anti-abortion group that launched legal action after being denied the right to affiliate now has a presence on campus.

Published 21 May 2019

RGU law students celebrate fourth successive win at Granite City Moot

The annual derby match between Robert Gordon University (RGU) and Aberdeen University saw students pit their wits against each other in a lively legal debate – with RGU taking home the shield for a fourth year in a row.

Published 29 March 2019

Aberdeen law graduate Hanifi Bariş’ jail term for social media posts in Turkey extended

Aberdeen law graduate Hanifi Bariş, who has been in a Turkish jail since last summer, faces an extended sentence.

Published 14 February 2019