The Society of Legal Scholars (SLS) is the learned society for those who teach law in a university or similar institution or who are otherwise engaged in legal scholarship. As of  Autumn 2010 the SLS had over 2600 members consisting of academic and practising lawyers in a wide variety of subject areas. The SLS was founded in 1908 and has charitable status. We celebrated our centenary in 2009. For more information on the SLS please read on.

SLS Sponsored Event
The International Association of Women Judges Conference

Church House Conference Centre, London 2nd-5th May 2012

The International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization of more than 4,000 members at all judicial levels in more than 102 countries. Since forming in 1991, the IAWJ has united women judges from diverse legal-judicial systems who share a commitment to equal justice and the rule of law. For more information please visit the IAWJ website.

Reviewing Legal Education: The Way Forward

One-Day Conference in association with the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies 12th June 2012, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London

As the Legal Education and Training Review continues to make progress, the SLS is holding this one-day conference to facilitate input to the review process by all those interested in legal education. Cost GBP40. A programme and booking form may be downloaded from this site.

Legal Events

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The Society places details of academic appointments which may be of interest to its members on these pages. Should you wish to advertise an appointment here please contact us.

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Bristol 2012

Initial details on the 2012 Conference are available here, including details about the new poster presentations.



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Members' Details

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