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News & Events

Aston Law Lecturer Becomes Principal Fellow of the HEA

Senior Lecturer Claire Howell was recognized as a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Principal Fellow is the highest fellowship offered by the HEA. This award reflects Claire's "sustained and effective record of impact at strategic level" as well as her "wider commitment to academic practice and strategic leadership in teaching and enhancing the student learning experience" as required by the HEA award consideration.

For full details of the award see the HEA website.


Law Teacher of the Year 2013 Awarded to Aston Lecturer

Senior Lecturer Odette Hutchinson named Law Teacher of the Year by OUP

For full details on the award see the Oxford University Press website.

2013 OUP Law Teacher of the Year




Aston Law is ranked 2nd in the UK by Legal Week

Aston Law has been rated 2nd in the UK by Legal Week, with Cambridge, Aston and Oxford its top three overall.

For full details see our news release.


Mooting Success

Aston Law's Wins Next Round of BPP OUP 

Aston Law's Student Mooting Team has won their most recent moot in the BPP Oxford University Press Mooting Competition. The competition took place on 4 February against Aberystwyth University in Aston's Courtroom. This is the second round of the BPP OUP Mooting Competition.

We look forward to the team's continued success and congratulate all of the students involved!!

For more details on the moot or to speak to someone at Aston please contact Dr James Brown, Director of Mooting.

First Law PhD Awarded at Aston

Luciana Iwasa Awarded the Degree of PhD in Law

For full details regarding Dr Iwasa's research please see her webpage or contact her directly.


Finding Your Way to the Bar

September 28, 2013
Location TBD


The next Finding Your Way to the Bar Session has been confirmed for September 28, 2013. Details will be circulated as they become available.

In the meantime, if you have any questions please feel free to get in touch.




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