updated on 05 February 2019
The nominees for the fifth annual Student Law Society Awards have been revealed, after an overwhelming response of more than 2,700 submissions from student law society members, and 38 submissions from presidents and committees.
The Student Law Society Awards, sponsored by Norton Rose Fulbright, aim to celebrate the hard work of student law societies at universities all over the UK, with the 12 individual award categories aimed at finding out which societies do what best, from pro bono activities to supporting non-law students.
The awards ceremony will take place at Painter’s Hall in London on Thursday 14 March 2019, and will bring together representatives from the prestigious sponsor firms and the nominated student law societies. The nominees are:
Best at student engagement – sponsored by Kirkland & Ellis International LLP
Best careers event
Best social event – sponsored by Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
Best social media – sponsored by Shoosmiths
Best society for non-law students – sponsored by Osborne Clarke LLP
Best society for first-year students – sponsored by Slaughter and May
Best society for aspiring barristers – sponsored by the Crown Prosecution Service
Best mooting activities – sponsored by Blake Morgan LLP
Best pro bono activities – sponsored by DLA Piper UK LLP
Best law society president
Best law society overall – sponsored by DWF LLP
More information, as well as photos of the 2018 event and last year’s winning societies can be found on the Student Law Society Awards microsite: https://awards.lawcareers.net/sls/.