Nottingham Law School


Nottingham Law School becomes 'teaching law firm' with grant of ABS license

9-Oct-2015 | By Richard Simmons

Nottingham Trent’s law school has become a ‘teaching law firm’ with the grant of Alternative Business Structure (ABS) status.

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'Bar Council's attack on BPTC providers is wrong' - Nottingham Law School responds to Rivlin criticism


Earlier this week, a Bar Council report criticised the commercial providers of the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC), saying they “are using the system to make money from people with no realistic prospect of pupillage.” Here is the response of one of those providers, Nottingham Law School.


University of Law granted ABS licence, beating Nottingham Trent to the punch

27-Mar-2015 | By Becky Waller-Davies

The University of Law has been granted an Altenative Business Structure (ABS) licence by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

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'Teaching law firm': Nottingham Trent becomes first university to apply for ABS licence

13-Mar-2015 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Nottingham Law School, part of Nottingham Trent University, has applied for an Alternative Business Structure (ABS) licence with the aim of reforming its new legal advice centre, billed as a ‘teaching law firm’.


Average price of bar course rises by more than £1,000 in two years

26-Mar-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

The average price of a Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) has risen by more than £1,000 in two years, from £14,003 in 2012/13 to £15,095 for 2014/15.


ULaw overtakes BPP as most expensive LPC provider, while City and UWE freeze prices

17-Mar-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Law schools have released their Legal Practice Course (LPC) fees for the 2014/15 academic year.


Nottingham Trent and China's biggest law school unite for joint degree

30-Jan-2014 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Nottingham Trent University and the China University of Political Science and Law are to offer a joint degree aimed at increasing the recruitment of Chinese students onto Nottingham Trent’s postgraduate courses, following the university’s decision to collaborate with a number of insitutions worldwide.


Revealed: the employment rates of the top LPC providers

9-Sep-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Lawyer 2B can reveal the employment rates of the biggest Legal Practice Course (LPC) providers.


Nottingham Trent forges connection with Australian National University

26-Mar-2013 | By Becky Waller-Davies

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) and the Australian National University (ANU) are to be linked via their law schools.

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Nottingham Law School agrees Ghana link

2-Mar-2012 | By Christian Metcalfe

A new international partnership has been agreed between Nottingham Law School and the Ghana School of Law to work together on curriculum development.

LPC market shrinks by 20 per cent

2-Dec-2010 | By Laura Manning

Student numbers on the Legal Practice Course (LPC) have plummeted this year despite both the College of Law (CoL) and BPP Law School expanding their reach.