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Bar Pro Bono Award 2017: Winner Announced!

6 Nov 2017

Tanya Murshed is the winner of the Bar Pro Bono Award 2017 for her outstanding pro bono work assisting convicted individuals on death row in Uganda. A special commendation has also been awarded this year to Kirsty Brimelow QC, Chair of the Bar Human Rights Committee, in recognition of her outstanding long-term contribution to assisting on human rights issues around the world. 

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Law School Challenge 2016/17 - Results

Rebecca Heald

The Law School Challenge is an annual event which encourages students to come together and support both the Unit and LawWorks by fundraising in their Universities/Sixth Forms. The Challenge ran from October 2016 and concluded on 14th April 2017.