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
The Legal Practice Hub website
Visit the Hub's research microsite for more information about the Hub, including areas of research, projects and related activities.
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.