Latest School of Law Experiences
As a student at the School of Law, you'll have the chance to take part in events, seminars, and other activities which will enhance your university experience. As an active and engaged faculty, we strive to put on these events as often as possible.
These experiences can range from workshops designed to bolster your CV, to networking events that allow you to make contacts across several industries. We even involve students in our cutting edge new projects, such as our recently launched Pro Bono unit.
Check below to see the latest events, workshops, and activities the School of Law have put on to help improve your experience with us.
Husband and wife who escaped death row host University talk
A married couple who each spent more than 15 years on death row for murder, before being found innocent, recently shared their experiences at a Birmingham City University event.
Before Sunny Jacobs and Peter Pringle first met, they had both faced the death penalty for separate but very similar crimes.
Pro bono initiative launched by the School of Law
The School of Law's new pro bono initiative was launched last week, as part of a seminar highlighting issues surrounding human rights and the death penalty in Indonesia.
Guest speakers Raynov Tumorang Ramintori and Ricky Gunawan both work for a pro bono clinic in Indonesia, providing legal support and access to justice for those who are treated unfairly by the legal system. Both Raynov and Ricky provided examples of the criminal and social injustice they have encountered.