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29 October 2020

University alumna appointed to highest court in Australia

The Masters of Law graduate, solicitor, barrister and Federal Court judge has been elevated to the highest legal decision-making body in the country.
29 October 2020

Reimagining Sydney Law School - the new vision

Our 2020-25 strategic vision maintains our tradition of excellence, world-leading status, and deep commitment to law reform and justice, and aims to transform the legal landscape.
28 October 2020

Quality teaching spurs jump in Times subject rankings

The University shows strong performance in the Times Higher Education subject rankings.
26 October 2020

4 ways a scholarship prepares students for their future careers

Three students speak about how the law scholarship program has helped prepare them for their future careers and to achieve their ambitious goals.
20 October 2020

Constitutional law experts win Australian Research Council grant

Sydney Law School academics awarded $113,075 in ARC funding to research what it means legally to be an Australian.
20 October 2020

Sydney Institute of Criminology statement on student protests

The Sydney Institute of Criminology Executive has released a statement on the recent student protests at The University of Sydney, and condemns any misuse of power exercised by NSW Police.
19 October 2020

Sydney Law School alumni appointed Senior Counsel in 2020

Congratulations to all our Sydney Law School alumni who have been appointed Senior Counsel this year.
15 October 2020

Statement from the Dean in relation to policing incident on campus

Professor Simon Bronitt, Head of School and Dean of Sydney Law School has released a statement in response to a recent police incident 

14 October 2020

$1.3m for humanities and social sciences research

Sydney humanities and social science researchers have been awarded more than $1.3m to examine a range of topics, including democracy in the bush, home ownership and what we can learn from history about free university education.
14 October 2020

The Dennis Leslie Mahoney Prize in Legal Theory

The Julius Stone Institute for Jurisprudence invites entries for the Dennis Leslie Mahoney Prize in Legal Theory.