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Law Student

Leeds Law School

Welcome to law in practice

Our Law School sits in the heart of the great city of Leeds, the most important legal centre outside London and home to over 180 law firms employing in excess of 8,000 professionals. It is perfectly placed to ensure all our undergraduate, postgraduate, full and part-time students are able to mine the wealth of practical experience and employment opportunities available on our doorstep.

With state-of-the-art facilities, mentoring and career development opportunities, placements and a courtroom, students who choose Leeds Law School can expect a successful career founded on high calibre, practical teaching. We offer a broad variety of courses including our LLB, LLM Legal Practice (incorporating the LPC), LLM Qualifying Law Degree (incorporating the GDL) and LLM International Business Law, and each aims to give our graduates the enthusiasm, sharpness of mind and practical tools to thrive in competitive and fast-paced professional environments.

Start building your skills – and your professional network – from day one, only at Leeds Law School.

Our History

Law at Leeds Beckett University from 1824 to today...

News from our school

Leeds Law School launches new programme in partnership with the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives

This academic year has seen the launch of a new postgraduate programme, the Professional Diploma in Legal Executive Practice, in conjunction with the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx).

Leeds Beckett students reach final of Lloyds Entrepreneurial Challenge

Six Leeds Beckett students were successful in getting to the final stage of the Lloyds Banking Group Entrepreneurial Challenge, which was held on 24 November in Leeds.

Leeds Law School Launches its first Enrichment Week

This semester saw the introduction of the first Law School Enrichment Week, sponsored by Beaumont Legal.

Our Partners

Some of the firms and organisations we work in conjunction with include:

Contact Us

Course Enquiries

Please email or call +44 113 812 3113. Lines are open Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00 (UK time).

Law Firms and Organisations

For enquiries from firms and organisations about how you can work with us and our students please email and mark the subject of your email as ‘Leeds Law School’. Alternatively you can call us on (+44) 113 8123190.


For further enquiries about the research we carry out at Leeds Law School or to find out how you can contribute and get involved, please contact Professor Simon Gardiner by emailing

Other Enquiries

For any other enquiry please contact the Leeds Law School administration team on 0113 8129028