TCPD - Interviewing and Negotiation
There are still some spaces for TCPD Interviewing and Negotiation on Wednesday 5th November, from 17.00-19.00.
Matriculation Dinner 2014
On Friday 24th October 2014 the School of Law held its fourth Matriculation Dinner to welcome the new first year LLB students to Aberdeen. The event is designed to strengthen the existing community of students, alumni, local practitioners and staff who constitute the Law School. As ever, we were delighted...
First Energy Law Talk, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
John Paterson delivered the first Energy Law Talk for the Malaysian Petroleum Resources Corporation in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 8 September 2014. The lecture focused on the issues of Decommissioning and International Maritime Boundaries which are of particular relevance in the region at present.
Possible changes to fiscal arrangements in Thailand
John Paterson delivered a public lecture on 15 September 2014 at the Ministry of Energy in Thailand at the invitation of the Petroleum Institute of Thailand. The lecture entitled ‘Petroleum Fiscal System: Lessons from the UK’ was requested as a contribution to the ongoing debate in Thailand about the possibility...
Conference Celebrates Research Students' Acheivements
The School of Law took great pride in celebrating and showcasing the work and acheivements of its Postgraduate Research community, at the termly presentations conference on Wednesday 8 October 2014. Held in the Old Senate Room, each researcher was given the chance to present their work to an audience of fellow researchers...
Philip Rodney, Chairman of Burness Paull, Presents to Diploma Students
The DPLP class enjoyed a presentation today from Philip Rodney, Chairman of Burness Paull, as part of their Business Environment course. Philip gave an insight into the challenges facing new lawyers as they enter the profession and shared his view on how lawyers need to be transient in their career...
Law Careers Fair 2014 Hailed a Huge Success!
The University of Aberdeen Law Fair on the 25th September 2014 was a resounding success. Around 400 students came to the event well prepared and impressed the 33 exhibitors with the effort they had made to dress smartly and research the firms in advance. Exhibitors commented positively about a range...
Sheriff Shead Advises Diploma students
Sheriff Christopher Shead gave a presentation to the DPLP class as part of the Criminal Litigation course, and provided useful guidance to the students in advance of their advocacy assessments on this course. Sheriff Shead was appointed as Sheriff in Grampian Highlands & Islands on 29/0/12. Prior to his appointment hew was...