On the 28th February 2017 six final year law students within the Student Law Office (SLO) met with Robert Bourns the current President of the Law Society. Mr Bourns was on a visit to Northumbria University to enable him to see the pro-bono clinic in action and had the opportunity to meet with students from … Continue reading Visit to the SLO by the President of the Law Society
It has been a busy start to Student Law Office (SLO) for the Business & Commercial firms and students in Victoria Gleason's group have had the opportunity to test their skills early in the year by taking part in a 'Generator Session' with Entrepreneurial Business Management (EBM) Students at the Northern Design Centre. Lucy Hatt … Continue reading Business & Commercial firm collaboratation with Entrepreneurial Business Management students
Hello and welcome from the SLO business & commercial firms of 2015/2016! Our SLO business & commercial firms are full of interesting and talented individuals who are all eager to advise local businesses, charities and entrepreneurs. Many of us have already had wide-ranging experience of working with clients, including work experience within a law firm, … Continue reading Hello & Welcome – from the 2015/16 firms!
This week we catch up with Emma Linden. Emma is a former MLaw student who spent the final year of her degree working in the business law clinic in the Student Law Office under the supervision of Elaine Campbell. During her time in the Student Law Office Emma advised clients on a range of issues … Continue reading A brief catch up
It’s approaching that time of year when the summer draws to a close and we get ready to welcome new students to the business law clinic for the year ahead. At the Student Law Office, our students are exposed to working with real clients under the supervision of qualified solicitors. Normally, our students are able … Continue reading Open for business
This blog is NOT intended or designed to provide legal or financial advice. The content on our blog is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of … Continue reading Financing the future: Social investment
This blog is NOT intended or designed to provide legal advice. The content on our blog is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content … Continue reading Doing good: an introduction to social enterprises