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College of Law set to make more redundancies

Jul 8, 2013 The College of Law is set to make its third round of redundancies within six months, focussing the cuts on the College's Store Street premises. Roll on Friday points out that the redundancies seem inevitable in the…

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UK College of Law sold to private equity firm

May 1, 2012 The College of Law in the UK has been sold to Montagu Private Equity for £200 million, with the proceeds to be paid into a newly-founded Legal Education Foundation, which will fund student scholarships, bursaries and…

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UK lawyers push to do away with training contracts

Nov 23, 2011 As US law firms grapple with the question of how to train lawyers when companies refuse to be billed by inexperienced associates, the profession in the UK is considering scrapping its training model in favour of the more…

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UK College of Law to make 30 redundancies

Jun 7, 2011 The College of Law in the UK is set to make up to 30 staff redundant across five of the eight campuses. In a less than smooth move, the announcement was made on the very ame day that it was revealed that the College…

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UK College of Law admits students with poor grades

Mar 22, 2011 The director of business development at the College of Law i the UK, Sarah Hutchinson, has said that 68.4 per cent of students earned a first or upper second class degree at university. This admission means that around…

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Think tank calls for reform of UK legal education

Dec 30, 2010 Legal education and solicitor training in the UK is in need of major reform, according to The Legal Services Institute, the policy think tank funded by The College of Law. The Institute has published a paper…

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European GCs say the party is over

Sep 20, 2010 At a roundtable discussion at London's College of Law yesterday, general counsel from major corporations including Royal Dutch Shell, Nokia Corporation, and British Airways predicted significant changes to the way that…

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UK's College of Law opens Bristol branch

Jul 6, 2009 The College of Law, UK's leading provider of postgraduate professional legal education (LPC, Graduate Diploma), is opening a new branch in Bristol. Law firms supporting the new branch include Beachcroft, Bevan…

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