Edinburgh Law School



Edinburgh Law School bids farewell to Professor Martin Hogg

Edinburgh Law School bade a fond farewell this week to head of school, Professor Martin Hogg as he left for pastures new at NUI Galway.

Published 3 November 2021

Tax clinic at Edinburgh Law School first in Scotland

A new student clinic at Edinburgh Law School will be the first of its kind in Scotland and only the second in the UK when it opens its doors next month.

Published 23 September 2021

Edinburgh student’s French language article published in Trinity College Law Review

An article by an Edinburgh Law School LLM student has been selected for publication by the Trinity College Law Review.

Published 13 August 2021

Burkhard Schafer to lead research strand within £10 million AI and Blockchain Centre

Professor Burkhard Schafer is to lead a research strand on governance and regulation in the decentralised digital economy.

Published 3 November 2020

Professor Susan McVie elected fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences

Professor Susan McVie has been awarded a fellowship of the Academy of Social Sciences (FAcSS) for her contribution to social science.

Published 2 November 2020

Dr Edward Dove part of new £2.1 million UK study on COVID-19 risks for BAME healthcare staff

An Edinburgh Law School academic is set to be part of a new £2.1m research study investigating the risks of COVID-19 on Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) healthcare workers.

Published 29 July 2020

Scot who realised dream US legal career reflects on success

A Scot working as a US lawyer has described her journey from Edinburgh Law School to a top American firm.

Published 23 July 2020

Edinburgh Law School academics feature in Commons briefing paper

A blog written by Professor David Cabrelli of Edinburgh Law School along with research assistant Jessica D’alton has been featured in the House of Commons Library Briefing Paper 8880.

Published 25 June 2020

Edinburgh Law School students accepted to Clinton Global Initiative University

Several students of Edinburgh Law School have been accepted to the 2020 cohort of the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U), which supports “students who are committed to take action and address the world’s most pressing challenges”.

Published 7 April 2020

Dr Guido Rossi awarded eminent prize for barratry article

Edinburgh Law School's Dr Guido Rossi has been awarded the Robert Feenstra Prize for the best article published in the Tijdschrift voor Rechtsgeschiedenis / Revue d'Histoire du Droit / The Legal History Review during the years 2017-2019.

Published 1 April 2020

LLB exams to go ahead as Edinburgh Law School moves online

Edinburgh Law School has closed down and all teaching and assessment has moved online, following the advice of the UK and Scottish governments.

Published 19 March 2020

Laura McBrien appointed director of diploma at Edinburgh Law School

Laura McBrien has been appointed director of the diploma in professional legal practice at Edinburgh Law School.

Published 26 February 2020

Top LLB graduate Iona Bonaventura reflects on experience at Edinburgh Law School

A law student who was awarded two prestigious prizes for outstanding achievements over the course of her LLB has discussed her experience studying at Edinburgh Law School.

Published 11 December 2019

Edinburgh Law School alumna Karina McTeague to receive honorary degree

Edinburgh Law School alumna Karina McTeague will join this year’s graduands to receive an honorary doctor of laws at the university’s graduation ceremony on Saturday.

Published 21 November 2019

Laura Macgregor first woman to be appointed to chair of Scots law in its 297-year history

Professor Laura Macgregor has become the first woman to be appointed to the chair of Scots law in its 297-year history.

Published 6 November 2019