The Legal Practice Hub complements The City Law School’s mission as a site of excellence in legal research and education.
The Hub supports profession-focused scholars, practitioners, researchers and others to share expertise and to provide opportunities for interdisciplinary work at a time of rapid development in law and legal practice.
The Hub promotes the incorporation of high-quality research and scholarship into professional practice and education.
This is done through support for profession-focused research and scholarship, as well as seminars, lectures and other activities in which practitioners and academics exchange insights on legal professional practice.
The Hub focuses on a number of key areas of professional practice, each area having its own subject group:
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Civil Litigation
- Criminal Litigation and Sentencing
- Evidence and Proof
- Legal Education
- Legal Ethics
- Legal Technology
City Law School facilities
The City Law School building on Sebastian Street has now opened its doors and will provide a new home for The City Law School.
The £63 million City Law School building features a dedicated library, 160-seat lecture theatre, modern study space, staff offices, restaurant and central atrium with a glazed roof.
This impressive facility features dynamic social spaces which complements The City Law School’s forward-thinking approach to teaching, learning and research.
With a modern seminar and meeting rooms, a mock court room, a legal clinic and state of the art law library to encourage a more informal and interactive style of learning.