School of Law

Research Areas

The School of Law has six research centres and groups, which broadly focus on conflict, security, and terrorism; commercial law, criminal law and criminal justice; human rights; and public procurement.

The school also has a number of research areas that our academics focus on including:

  • environmental law
  • family and child law
  • intellectual property law
  • legal theory
  • maritime law
  • mental health and mental capacity law
  • private international law
  • public law
  • public international law
  • socio-legal history

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School of Law

Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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