Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

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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 July 2015 Launch of new Māori resource
Māori Language Week is being marked by Victoria University of Wellington’s Faculty of Law with… Read more
27 July 2015 Professor of Law appointed Queen’s Counsel
Professor Richard Boast from Victoria’s Faculty of Law is one of three lawyers to be… Read more
23 July 2015 Losing the summer for the love of law (and Wellington!)
Leaving a hard-earned summer in Toronto is one of the only pangs Estair Van Wagner has experienced since moving to Wellington with her young family to take up a lectureship at Victoria University’s Faculty of Law. Read more

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Jul28Landmarks: Magna Carta - on trial
Date: 28 July 2015
Time: 5.45 pm
In a trial to commemorate its 800th year, Magna Carta is charged with being… Read more
Oct21-23ConferencesCommon Grounds - New Zealand & America Latina
Date: 21–23 October 2015
Time: 8.30 am
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Nov27ConferencesThird Biennial Labour Law Conference of the New Zealand Labour Law Society
Date: 27 November 2015
Time: 8.30 am
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