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23 June | Courts on Trial

Professor Dame Hazel Genn discusses what can be done to make our courts function better and more efficiently on BBC Radio 4′s Law in Action.

News & Events

UCL Laws alumni Jack Black (LLB 1953) and Michael Cohen (LLB 1954)

UCL Laws celebrates 50 years of Bentham House

19 June 2015
Lord Young of Graffham, Professor Sir Malcolm Grant, Lord Woolf and former Chair of UCL Council Sir Stephen Wall

Lord Woolf awarded Companion of Honour in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

18 June 2015
Nigel Balmer

Nigel Balmer receives IJMR Collaborative Research Award

15 June 2015
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UCL Bentham Association Alumni Summer Drinks & Networking Party

15 Jul 2015, 18:00 - 20:00
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Transactional Skills Course (UCL Laws Graduate Students only)

21 Jul 2015 – 23 Jul 2015
Registered Trade Mark

Question the Trade Mark Judges (IBIL / MARQUES)

14 Oct 2015, 18:00 - 19:30

Transforming Bentham House: Explore our new home