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Verity Barnes, Level 6 LLB student, standing in front of Law books

Bar Scholarship success – my experience and tips

On the 7th March 2020, I travelled to London for a scholarship interview with The Honourable Society of The Inner Temple. On the 2nd April 2020, I got the news that I was successful and had been awarded an Exhibition Award.

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Leeds Law student at graduation.

Life after Leeds Law School

My time at Leeds Beckett was easily the most compelling four years of my life. Considering the different opportunities of joining a society, studying abroad and the possibility to start a business, there were many things that the university had to offer. 

Leeds Law School student, Elijah Elijah Botsie
Dew in America

I trusted my instinct and it paid off

Dew Uwadia, who graduated with a first-class degree in 2019, remembers her time at Leeds Law School.

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Final year LLB student, Victoria, selfie

My placement experience at Irwin Mitchell LLP

Victoria Ademilokun, a final year LLB student, tells us a little about her final year LLB placement.

Final year LLB student, Victoria, selfie Victoria Ademilokun
Law students mooting in mock courtroom

My three years flew by…

I’m finding it difficult to believe that my three years at Leeds Law School has come to an end. I have definitely made the most of my time here and, looking back, cannot imagine myself attending any other university to study law. 

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My memories of Leeds Law School

Alumni Billy Earl, who graduated in 2018, shares how his experience at Leeds Law School kickstarted his career in the industry.

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Coronavirus: Your HR and Employment Law Questions Answered Leeds Law School's Law in Practice Webinar with Jodie Hill

Coronavirus Webinar: Your HR and Employment Law Questions Answered

Leeds Law School, in conjunction with the Collaborative Professionals Network, is delighted to be hosting Jodie Hill, Managing Partner of Thrive Law, to answers questions about the law and HR practice in the light of COVID-19.

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Maariyah in court room

Inner Temple Scholarship Success

On Thursday 2 April 2020, I was really pleased to receive the news that I’d been awarded a Scholarship from the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple; this means I will receive financial support to train to be a barrister.

 Maariyah Ismail

A Week in the Life of a Master of Laws Student

Gail wrote a blog about a week studying the LLM Master of Laws (Distance Learning) with Leeds Law School.

Leeds Beckett Logo Gail Moyra John

Leeds Law School Student Achievement Prizegiving

Leeds Law School celebrated student success this summer awarding numerous achievement prizes supported by law firms and the Crown Prosecution Service. As well as awards for individual final year modules including Child Law, Mental Health Law and Employment Law, there was also recognition for the overall highest performing student across each year group.

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