Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

A World-Leading Capital City Faculty of Law

Home to scholars of international standing and based in the capital city's vibrant legal and political heart, there is no better place to advance your knowledge of the Law. Find out more


28 September 2016 Faculty farewells Alison Munro
The Faculty of Law’s Student and Academic Services Manager Alison Munro retires from Victoria this week... Read more
26 September 2016 Is it time to raise the youth justice age?
Faculty of Law Senior Lecturer Dr Nessa Lynch spoke to TV3’s The Nation... Read more
20 September 2016 Staff Excellence Award for Dr Carwyn Jones
Faculty of Law Senior Lecturer Dr Carwyn Jones was among  eight outstanding researchers and teachers from Victoria recently recognised with Staff Excellence Awards. Read more

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Oct27-28ConferencesAdvancing Better Government through Legislative Stewardship
Date: 27–28 October 2016
Time: 8.30 am
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Nov1Launch of the Master of International Trade
Date: 1 November 2016
Time: 5.30 pm
A first in New Zealand and Australia, Victoria University of Wellington is now offering a… Read more
Nov24Public LecturesConstitutional guardianship: The roles of public or state sector bodies
Date: 24 November 2016
Time: 5.30 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, Government Buildings, 55 Lambton Quay, Wellington
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