Monthly Archives: June 2014

Dr Vicky Conway addresses seminar on justice reform in Ireland

Policing expert Dr Vicky Conway spoke of the need for an independent Commission on Policing when she addressed a consultation seminar on justice reform in Ireland, organised by the Irish Minister for Justice. Dr Conway, a Senior Lecturer at Kent … Continue reading

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Kent Law Clinic triumphs at The Lawyer Awards

Kent Law Clinic, the University’s pro-bono legal service, has won the Ethical Initiative of the Year award at The Lawyer Awards 2014. The Clinic secured first place in a category featuring a host of well-known international law firms that included … Continue reading

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Publishing success for Kent PhD student

Kent PhD student Janet McKnight has had a short story about the July 2006 War in Lebanon published in an anthology. Janet, who is studying a PhD in socio-legal studies at Kent Law School, wrote her story called, A Garden … Continue reading

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Kent LLM students present their research at annual conference

Postgraduate students enjoyed a valuable opportunity to present and discuss their research at the second annual Kent Law School LLM Research Conference earlier this month. Among those selected to present at the Conference were 10 Kent LLMstudents and two visiting … Continue reading

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Local organisations welcome Kent Law Clinic research report

A Kent Law Clinic research report has been welcomed by local organisations working with young asylum seekers at a public meeting in Canterbury. The report entitled, How children become ‘failed asylum-seekers’ points to Home Office legal errors and poor quality … Continue reading

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Kent Law School ranked 14th in the Guardian University Guide

Kent has been ranked an impressive 14th in the Guardian University Guide 2015 league table for Law. The Guardian Guide is one of the most trusted and influential resources for students looking to study at university in the UK, and … Continue reading

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