Monthly Archives: August 2017

New linked award offers opportunity to gain both French and English law degrees

A unique new linked award agreement offered by Kent Law School in partnership with the Faculté de droit et de science politique at Aix-Marseille Université (AMU) in France, offers students an opportunity to gain both French and English law degrees. … Continue reading

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New student society offers practical approach to international law

A new society at Kent Law School, is offering students a practical approach to international law with a particular focus on developing skills in alternative dispute resolution (ADR). Kent International Law Society (KILS), established earlier this summer, has planned a … Continue reading

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Power, property and the law of trusts revisited: Roger Cotterrell’s contribution to critical trusts scholarship

A two-day symposium exploring Professor Roger Cotterrell’s critical scholarship in the field of trusts law will be held at Kent on Wednesday 25 and Thursday 26 October 2017. Organised by Kent Law School Lecturers Dr Hayley Gibson and Nick Piška, … Continue reading

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Alumna gains pupillage within 18 months of graduation

A successful mentoring partnership at Kent Law School helped aspiring barrister Meghan Daniels gain pupillage less than 18 months after graduating. Meghan applied to the Law School’s Professional Mentoring Scheme during her studies at Kent and was partnered with barrister Jo Porter (Jo … Continue reading

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Law School has one of highest student satisfaction rates in UK

National Student Survey (NSS) results released this month reveal that Kent Law School has one of the highest student satisfaction rates in the UK. With just over 93% of final year undergraduate law students reporting overall satisfaction with their course … Continue reading

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Law School networking event leads to training contract

Law School alumna Leigh Leach has secured a training contract with a leading law firm in Kent thanks to a networking event organised as part of the School’s Professional Mentoring Scheme. Leigh, who graduated last summer with a Law LLB degree, attended … Continue reading

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Mentoring Scheme inspires confidence and self-belief

Being a mentee as part of Kent Law School’s Professional Mentoring Scheme has been an experience that has surpassed the expectations of law student Chantal Cohen, inspiring her with greater confidence and belief in her own achievements. Chantal, a Senior … Continue reading

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Kent LLM graduate appointed Goodwill Ambassador to UK by University of the Gambia

Kent LLM graduate Solo Demba has been appointed a Goodwill Ambassador to the UK by the University of The Gambia (UTG) in recognition of a ‘life-changing’ donation of law books made by him to its Faculty of Law. Solo graduated … Continue reading

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Redefining international law through prism of selected WWI artefacts

In a special issue of the London Review of International Law, Dr Luis Eslava and Dr Rose Sydney Parfitt from Kent Law School are amongst five scholars exploring the impact of World War I through the prism of individually selected … Continue reading

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Final few law students at Medway reflect on experience of part-time study

This summer, six of the last ten law students on Kent’s Medway campus graduated from Rochester Cathedral after completing six years of part-time evening study. Going forward, all students applying to study law, whether full-time or part-time at Kent, are … Continue reading

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