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York Law School is an inspirational place for study and research. We have a vibrant community committed to excellence and are a top rated school for research, teaching and learning. Our new, purpose-built school provides exceptional facilities and a dynamic environment for learning and research. We pride ourselves on our innovative teaching and forward thinking approach that keeps us at the forefront of legal education. Our students are taught by some of the UK’s top legal scholars engaged in specialist research. Our program is modern and relevant to the legal profession as well as the many other professions our students go on to join.

Prof. Caroline Hunter, Head of School

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Ward Hadaway joins forces with the University of York to mentor law students

Posted on Thursday 8 February 2018

Four new law undergraduates have been selected to take part in this year's mentoring scheme run by the Yorkshire team of Ward Hadaway and the University of York's Law School.

Irwin Mitchell and YLS mentoring scheme - December 2017

Posted on Monday 11 December 2017

The University of York and national law firm Irwin Mitchell LLP have come together, for a second year, to set up a student mentoring scheme at York Law School.

White Rose Consortium 2018 funded studentships

Posted on Thursday 16 November 2017

York Law School invites applications from prospective PhD students for funded scholarships commencing October 2018 from the White Rose Consortium.

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