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.
We have exciting new fellowship and scholarship opportunities available for our PhD candidates. Find out why studying for a PhD at the Auckland Law School is a great choice. Scholarship and fellowship applications close 31 January 2017.
Law students shine at 2016 Blues awards
23 September 2016Law students from the University of Auckland were honoured for their achievements at the 2016 Blues Awards held on Queen’s Wharf on Thursday 22 September.
Auckland wins national mooting championship
19 September 2016Auckland will again represent New Zealand at the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, after winning the Bell Gully National Senior Mooting Championship.
Public Lecture - Kent McNeil (Faculty of Law events, Lectures, Public lectures) Event as iCalendar
14 November 2016Kent McNeil is a distinguished research professor (emeritus) at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He will present a public lecture on Recent Developments in Aboriginal Title Law in Canada.
2017 Tutor positions available
18 October 2016The Auckland Law School invites applications from LLB Part IV, Honours, Postgraduate law students and law graduates with an overall minimum GPA of B+ and interested in tutoring the compulsory law subjects in 2017.