In preparation for the upcoming 2019/20 Inns of Court election, we asked some of the current committee to tell you about their role and what they have learnt! Laura Palmer, Vice President: ‘VP has really helped my presence within the law school and has provided me with some excellent networking opportunities. This year, my jobs … Continue reading Why should you join the Inns of Court Committee?
On 13thFebruary, the Southampton University Inns of Court committee hosted a national moot competition which saw a variety of both undergraduate and postgraduate teams competing across the day in order to win the title. The moot problem was written by the competition organiser, Devonté Smith, and concerned the interesting and topical issue of vicarious liability. … Continue reading Inns of Court National Mooting Competition 2019
Actually go to the lectures and tutorials This is kind of a given but cannot be emphasised enough. Although you may not want to walk to Avenue for a 9am legal skills lecture after an Occies Wednesday, it is definitely worth the effort. As not all lectures are recorded, being present in the lecture makes … Continue reading Top tips for surviving law by Sophie Cole
Check out what our very own Moot Pres, Sarah Barber, has to say about external moots! Continue reading The Dos and Don’ts of External Mooting Competitions!
Our final video about the Inns. This time we found out how the Inns work to ensure diversity at the Bar. Continue reading About the Inns (Part 4)
The Practice and Compulsory Moots are round the corner. To help you breeze through this challenge of Law School, here is a list of some basic do’s and don’ts with regard to mooting that we believe will be of some help in your preparation: Do Prepare your skeleton argument, authorities and bundles beforehand and ensure you familiarise … Continue reading Mooting Do’s and Don’ts
Welcome to the third article of our four part series on the Inns of Court. This time, it’s about those all important Scholarships so click on and make sure you don’t miss out! Continue reading About the Inns (Part 3)
The second in our four-part series of videos about the Inns! Watch the video and find out how to apply to the Inns… Continue reading About the Inns (Part 2)
Congratulations, you’ve made it to Law School. Now comes the hard part; getting through the labyrinth that is Law School. We all know reading law is not easy, but it really does not have to be overwhelming. The following tips will show you how to navigate the ostensibly treacherous waters of Law School as a fresh sailor … Continue reading 10 Tips on Breezing through First Year at Law School.
The little known history and culture of the Bar, of which the Inns are a part, can be overwhelming for a newcomer. So, we met up with Lacara-Barnes Rowe at Inner Temple to find out a bit more about the Inns of Court and what they do. Continue reading About the Inns (Part 1)