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  • Aerial shot of the Law School with the Supreme Court in the foreground

    Law alumni shine in New Year Honours

    Victoria Law alumni feature prominently in the 2017 New Year Honours, including the Deputy Chairperson of the New Zealand Parole Board, the former head of the World Anti-Doping Agency, and one of the country’s longest-serving judges.

  • Justice Joe Williams and Dr Carwyn Jones

    Exploring the clash between Pākehā and Māori law

    Dr Carwyn Jones’ New Treaty, New Tradition challenges the dominance of Western legal thought in Treaty of Waitangi negotiations, and argues that genuine reconciliation must involve recognition of Indigenous traditions.

  • Farewell to Elisabeth McDonald

    The Faculty of Law’s longest serving female academic—and one of the leading feminist scholars within the discipline of law in New Zealand—Associate Professor Elisabeth McDonald is heading south after 27 years at Victoria.