Welcome to New Zealand's leading law school
Offering the largest range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in New Zealand, the Auckland Law School is ranked among the best law schools in the world.
Auckland Law School graduates are highly sought after. Our high entry standards, excellent teaching and wealth of student opportunities prepare our graduates for exciting legal, professional and academic careers.
With New Zealand’s largest community of legal academics, the Auckland Law School has leaders in Corporate and Commercial Law, Public and International Law, and all other major areas of the law, attracting research students from around the world.
Our newest appointment to the academic staff is Dr Jane Norton, who joins us from the United Kingdom where she completed her doctorate at Balliol College, Oxford as a Clarendon Scholar and was then a lecturer at the Birmingham Law School.
Team success at Sarin International Air Law Moot
22 June 2016A University of Auckland team has finished "4th Best Applicant" overall at the recent Sarin International Air Law Moot in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Indigenous People's Rights focus of PhD research
13 June 2016Dr Andrew Erueti admits it “took a village to produce my thesis” – which is somewhat fitting considering its topic - The Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
New approach to legal theory proves a winner
10 June 2016Dr Arie Rosen has been awarded a Faculty of Law Teaching Excellence Award in recognition of his approach to improving teaching and learning, particularly of legal philosophy and legal theory.
Parent seminars (Faculty of Law events) Event as iCalendar
01 June 2016 - 18 August 2016The University of Auckland is holding a series of parent seminars around New Zealand. As a parent or guardian of a student considering studying with us, come along to ask any questions you have about the Auckland Law School.
Public Lecture: "Indigenous Administrative Law" Dean Lorne Sossin (Faculty of Law events, Public lectures) Event as iCalendar
05 July 2016, 6pmLorne Sossin, Dean of Osgood Hall Law School in Toronto, Canada, will present a public lecture on Indigenous Administrative Law.
Postgraduate Information Evenings (Faculty of Law events) Event as iCalendar
11 July 2016 - 14 July 2016Come and meet us in Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin between 11-14 July. Find out about our wide range of taught and research programmes and the many postgraduate scholarships available at the University of Auckland.
Taxing non-residents - A global response to BEPS (Faculty of Law events, Conferences) Event as iCalendar
15 July 2016, 9am - 4:30pmThe NZ Research Centre for Law and Business invites you to a conference that looks at how different countries are responding to some of the key reform issues suggested in the base erosion and profit shifting programme (BEPS).
Australia and New Zealand Air Law Moot
04 May 2016The Auckland Law School, in conjunction with the co-conveners of the Australia and New Zealand Air Law Moot, is pleased to host the third annual Australia and New Zealand Air Law Moot Competition (ANZALM).