Tag: Cambridge University

Oxford v Cambridge moot debacle shows that even top law students make mistakes

Howlers on both sides in aftermath of face-off

Nov 30 2021 9:28am

Lord Sumption warns of ‘totalitarian society’ in latest attack on lockdown policies

Lockdown sceptic accuses government of setting fire to the constitution as it tries to rule by decree

Oct 28 2020 11:33am

Aspiring barrister raises £65,000 to realise Cambridge Uni law course dream

‘I'm absolutely over the moon!’ Dylan Kawende tells Legal Cheek

Jul 1 2020 9:13am

Cambridge Uni law students express ‘serious concern’ over COVID-19 exam plans

Some undergrads won't be given formal 2:2, 2:1 and first classifications under current proposals

Apr 1 2020 3:40pm

High Court appoints seven new judges — all Oxbridge educated

Understaffed court snaps up leading QCs

Aug 14 2019 10:15am

Nearly a third of magic circle trainees went to Oxbridge

This despite making up less than 1% of each year’s graduating class

Jul 5 2019 12:32pm

Oxford law grads pocket £20,000 a year more than Durham and Warwick peers

Earning power: Oxbridge dominant over Russell Group rivals, new stats show

Jun 14 2017 12:39pm

Oxford trumps Cambridge in world law school rankings, again

Eight UK institutions land top 50 slots, a drop on last year's results

Mar 9 2017 11:00am

Legal Cheek talks… should the £20 note burning law student be kicked out of Cambridge?

Nearly 23,000 have signed a petition calling for his removal

Feb 15 2017 4:45pm

Cambridge law student filmed on Snapchat torching £20 note in front of homeless man

He was wearing a bow tie and tails when he did it

Feb 10 2017 9:32am

When lawyers divorce: Court of Appeal sides with Cambridge law lecturer over her City solicitor ex-husband

She earns £53,000, so should he still have to pay maintenance?

Feb 1 2017 3:15pm

Cambridge University law student wins ‘best bum’ competition

Exposure is already improving grades, apparently

Dec 2 2016 10:43am

Cambridge University law students create crime-identifying ‘LawBot’

It's basically an Oxbridge-educated RoboCop

Oct 17 2016 11:34am

Cambridge, Oxford, LSE, King’s and Queen Mary top latest law school league table

Annual comprehensive rankings produced by The Guardian examine standards of teaching, level of feedback and overall quality of the course

May 23 2016 3:16pm

Interview: The 23 year-old Cambridge law grad behind the £315m Ryanair legal battle

Michael Green decided to do this instead of a training contract

May 23 2016 10:14am