Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Law

Our students

Students come from across the UK, the EU and the world to study Law at Leeds.

Explore our student profiles to discover more about our present and former students and their experiences.

Student and Alumni Profiles Archive

    Jamie Crummie

    Jamie Crummie

    LLB Law and Australian Legal Studies | 2010-2014

    Follow a career that makes you happy and proud of what you are achieving. Read full profile…

    Marilyn Stowe

    Marilyn Stowe

    LLB Law |

    Money is not the driver for a career in law. You must really love what you do. And ethically, always hold your head up high. Read full profile…

    Tim Masembe

    Tim Masembe

    LLM International Trade Law | 2015 - 16

    I have the opportunity to socialise with International students from all over the world through events organised by the School of Law’s postgraduate tutor. I've visited the Supreme Court and the Houses of Parliament in Westminster. Read full profile…

    Shazia Hanif

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2015 - 16

    I am 100% satisfied with my course so far. The modules and module leaders are so enthusiastic and engaging that it makes me want to complete the reading set for each seminar. Read full profile…

    Steve Rogowski

    Steve Rogowski

    LLB Law |

    I loved being at the university. I enjoyed the course and found the degree tremendously helpful in what became my future. Read full profile…

    Rochelle D.Nazareth

    Rochelle D.Nazareth

    LLM International Banking and Finance Law | 2015 - 16

    The program is so vibrant and offers a lot of flexibility. Even if you think that your undergraduate degree is not relevant but you are interested in this area, go ahead and apply. Read full profile…

    Jess Mant

    Jess Mant

    PhD | 2015 - 18

    I would recommend Leeds law school in a heartbeat. There is so much to get out of the law school if you are enthusiastic and passionate about your subject. The environment is supportive, but challenges you and pushes you beyond limits you ever believed possible. Read full profile…

    Ilaria Zavoli

    Ilaria Zavoli

    PhD | 2014 - 17

    The research environment in the School is dynamic and innovative. It improves and stimulates my research skills with different events and through the various research groups available. I can share my ideas and my research and I get useful feedback. Read full profile…

    Le Thi Bich Diep

    Le Thi Bich Diep

    LLM Intellectual Property Law | 2015 - 16

    The course was an ideal opportunity for me to obtain in-depth knowledge in Intellectual Property law and to expose myself to the latest developments in IP fields worldwide. Read full profile…

    Dennis Cardinaels

    Dennis Cardinaels

    LLM International Business Law | 2015 - 16

    Studying at Leeds will definitely be very enjoyable and will without any doubt have a positive impact on your CV. Read full profile…

    Kevin De Sabbata

    PhD | 2014 - 2017

    My supervisors have always been very supportive, giving me very valuable advice and guidance in my academic work. They have notably contribute to enlarge my knowledge especially at a theoretical level. Read full profile…

    Elpida Chomata

    Elpida Chomata

    LLB Law | 2014 - 2017

    I really believe that I am studying a very interesting and challenging course. I am now in the third year of my course and it has helped me to improve myself both academically and personally. Read full profile…

    Bibi Paurobally

    Bibi Paurobally

    LLB Law | 2015 - 16 (Final Year Transfer)

    My interest in research led me to participating in the British Conference of Undergraduate Research 2016, where I presented my research work on a national platform. Read full profile…

    Pradita Puti Arstianti

    Pradita Puti Arstianti

    LLM International Business Law | 2015-2016

    Anyone who has a chance to live in Leeds will consider it to be their second home. Read full profile…

    Ruba  Sulaiman Khaled

    Ruba Sulaiman Khaled

    LLM Criminal Justice and Criminal Law | 2015-2016

    The LLM programme is research-oriented, which gives me the opportunity to dive deep into topics, and with faculty guidance, come out with a publishable piece of research. Read full profile…

    Rahima Al Shibli

    Rahima Al Shibli

    LLM International Business Law | 2015-2016

    Law School staff are very friendly and helpful. My favourite place in the School is the postgraduate student room where I can meet my colleagues and we can work together. Read full profile…

    Lu Xu

    Lu Xu

    PhD | 2014-2017

    Supportive supervisors, intelligent colleagues, and friendly staff make my experience here extraordinary. Read full profile…

    Byron Karemba

    PhD | 2014-2017

    The School of Law provides a supportive environment for learning and research - the facilities are world-class. Read full profile…

    Jack Holden

    Jack Holden

    LLB Law | 2015 - 2018

    Not only does the Law Society host great social events, but it holds a number of competitions providing great work experience for those who wish to become lawyers. Read full profile…

    Heather Walker

    LLB Law | 2014 - 17

    The Law course at Leeds is first class. The really good thing about Leeds is the wide variety of modules that are available for a student to choose from. Read full profile…

    Rowena Evangeline

    LLB Law | 2013 - 16

    If you ask me, that’s the best part about university: experiencing something that pushes you outside of your comfort zone. I’ve learnt so much about the world, and most importantly, about myself. Read full profile…

    Jonathan Foo

    Jonathan Foo

    LLB Law | 2014 - 17

    If there were to be one word to encapsulate my Leeds experience it would be diversity. Studying in Leeds has really broadened my world view by giving me the opportunities to not only discover more about the world, but to meet, work and learn with people. Read full profile…

    Caroline Penn

    Caroline Penn

    MSc Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2014 (MSc) 2015 - 2018 (PhD)

    The Masters in Criminal Justice and Criminology is both interesting and useful. The chance to do a major piece of self directed research could help you to stand out from the crowd when applying for jobs or research funding. Read full profile…

    Sera Kaplan

    Sera Kaplan

    LLB Law | 2013 - 2016

    I went on a summer legal placement at Squire Patton Boggs which was provided by a scholarship that the firm gives every year to the best "all round" first year student. These experiences have definitely enhanced my experience at the University of Leeds and the amount of opportunities open to you as a Law student at Leeds is extraordinary. Read full profile…

    Nadirur Choudhury

    Nadirur Choudhury

    LLB Law | 2014 - 2017

    I have always had a real interest in the pursuit of justice and a fair trial, and so Law was the ideal degree for me to deepen my understanding of our current judicial and law system we use in the UK. Read full profile…

    Maya Scorer

    Maya Scorer

    LLB Law with French Law | 2012-16

    I feel my time in Lyon has made me a much more confident person in a wide variety of situations. I would really recommend taking a year abroad if it is possible as you have the opportunity to meet such a wide variety of people and to experience new situations. It can be daunting but it will be 100% worth it. Read full profile…

    Helen Chamberlain

    Helen Chamberlain

    LLB Law with French Law | 2012-16

    I have been involved in Law Society debating in both my first and final year, and volunteered with the Justice Project in my second year, which really gave me an insight into the criminal justice process system. Read full profile…

    Chloe Payne

    LLB Law |

    I was able to take part in a year of study abroad in Uppsala, Sweden, an experience which I will never forget. You receive excellent support from the study abroad office throughout your studies overseas and living in a different country with an alternative culture and way of life greatly improves your independence. Read full profile…

    Bren McCarthy

    Bren McCarthy

    LLB Law | 2013-16

    Guidance and support is always there and the staff really want to help, but you have to go and get it – and rightly so, we are all adults and the days of being spoon fed are behind us! Read full profile…

    Amir Patel

    Amir Patel

    LLB Law | 2013-16

    As well as other activities, I've been a member of the Leeds Student Law Society, having gone to countless socials, numerous Career Presentations and the Annual Leeds law fair. This really helped me gain valuable contacts. Read full profile…

    Lolan Sagoe-Moses

    Lolan Sagoe-Moses

    LLB Law (graduate programme) | 2014-2016

    In addition to placements with Norton Rose Fulbright and Clyde&Co, I also spent two weeks at M&S's HQ in London through a placement designed exclusively for Leeds University Law students. Read full profile…

    Jacynthia Pommells

    Jacynthia Pommells

    LLB Law | 2014-2017

    I am continuously amazed by the diverse and vibrant atmosphere that Leeds has to offer and I am confident that this will be become some of the best three years of my life. Read full profile…

    Connor Mennell

    Connor Mennell

    LLB Law | 2014-2017

    The best thing about the course is how the module leaders listen and really care about student opinion of the course to improve it, especially with new modules which they pioneer to improve the skills they give the students. Read full profile…

    Joshua Battat

    Joshua Battat

    LLB Law | 2014-2017

    Leeds is simply remarkable. Out of all the universities I went to visit prior to choosing Leeds, no other had the same student atmosphere, beautiful campus and continued investment boasted by Leeds. Read full profile…

    Arjun Patel

    Arjun Patel

    LLB Law | 2014-2017

    In the summer I was in Seoul as part of a University exchange programme. I was able to learn more about South Korean culture and their emerging technology industry. Read full profile…

    Melissa Serpe

    Melissa Serpe

    LLB Law (graduate programme) | 2015-2017

    The modules are engaging and push you to think outside of the box. Read full profile…

    Anthony Benson

    Anthony Benson

    LLB Law | 2014-2017

    The law school is proud of its heritage however it does not rest on its laurels and continuously seeks to improve its programmes and delivery by proactively engaging with students. Read full profile…

    Martha Rowe

    Martha Rowe

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2014-2017

    I still really enjoy the course, it is very diverse in the modules that it offers us. Read full profile…

    Evie Carroll

    Evie Carroll

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2014-2017

    The Criminal Justice and Criminology course at Leeds combines Sociology, Psychology and Law modules to help obtain a fuller picture of Criminology. I did not find any other course that had such a wide range of modules available and after attending open days. Read full profile…

    Georgina White

    Georgina White

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2012-2016

    I have always found the staff in the Law School to be very helpful – the majority of the teaching staff I have encountered are enthusiastic teachers and are happy to help with any issues I have had. Read full profile…

    Jennifer Fish

    Jennifer Fish

    LLB Law | 2013-2016

    I have loved my time at the University of Leeds as part of the School of Law, they have been the hardest but most rewarding years of my life. Read full profile…

    Jodie Buck

    Jodie Buck

    LLB Law | 2013-2016

    I love the city of Leeds; the shopping is great as is the night life. Read full profile…

    Ben Palmer

    Ben Palmer

    LLB Law | 2014-2017

    For me, it was soon as I walked into the Law School I knew Leeds was the place for me Read full profile…

    Jack Dodd

    Jack Dodd

    LLB Law | 2012-2016

    The idea of criticising areas of the law and looking at ways to improve it was a real attraction and it is a part I still enjoy today. Read full profile…

    Melissa Atkinson

    Melissa Atkinson

    LLB Law | 2014-2017

    I thoroughly enjoyed my first year due to the combination of enjoying my course and the excellent social life Leeds has to offer. Read full profile…

    Dato' Lawrence Chiong Sheng Fan

    Dato' Lawrence Chiong Sheng Fan

    LLB Law | 1999

    I am currently the Managing Partner of my founded firm, Messrs Chiong & Partners since March 2009. Read full profile…

    Paul Read

    Paul Read

    LLB Law | 2000-2003

    I did the BVC, worked for Bloomberg for a while, bought a fish and chip shop, did the LPC, sold my fish and chip shop and came to Stowe Family Law as a trainee. Read full profile…

    Margaret Backhouse

    Margaret Backhouse

    LLB Law | 1996-2002

    Being mature students, I think we were treated slightly differently. The staff tried their best to accommodate us by fitting in lectures and seminars with our working lives. Read full profile…

    Derek Whayman

    Derek Whayman

    LLM Senior Status Law | 2009–2011

    I was taken on as a part-time tutor at the School and I taught Land Law and Equity & Trusts. I was therefore lucky enough to carry on learning – nothing makes you learn the material more than having to teach it! Read full profile…

    Alexandra Iveson

    Alexandra Iveson

    LLB Law | 2008-2011

    I really enjoyed studying at the School; the resources, teaching staff and facilities were great. The School was built only shortly before I finished my Law degree, but as I also completed my Master’s degree there I was able to enjoy using it for another year! Read full profile…

    Zeynab Al-Masoud

    Zeynab Al-Masoud

    LLB Law | 2007-2010

    After graduating I got a job straight away as a paralegal at the National Bank of Abu Dhabi. I am currently seconded to their London branch for two years where I enjoy financial crime the most. Read full profile…

    Lee McAteer

    Lee McAteer

    LLB Law | 2004-2007

    I had a wonderful relationship with the many staff at the School of Law and I’m always thrilled every time I visit to see such memorable faces. Read full profile…

    Charlotte Newman

    Charlotte Newman

    LLB Law | 2010-2013

    I absolutely loved the University of Leeds and found the School of Law to be second to none. The facilities are great, the teaching is engaging and the staff are always on hand to give support and advice. Read full profile…

    Paul Axon

    Paul Axon

    MSc Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2012-2013

    Since completing the course I have been promoted twice in quick succession and I believe part of this success is due to the confidence and skills gained through the Masters programme. Read full profile…

    Joannitah Kabera

    Joannitah Kabera

    LLB Law | 2012-2015

    I have enjoyed seminars the most because they give you the opportunity to discuss material in depth, as well as getting the chance to learn from other students own perspectives. The Banking and Financial Services Law module encourages you to directly apply your knowledge learnt in the classroom to the current financial climate. Read full profile…

    James Mills

    James Mills

    LLB Law | 2011-2015

    The employability and careers events are brilliant opportunities to network and build links with the top law firms. Negotiating and mooting competitions are always fun and a great way to meet new people. Read full profile…

    Helen Moxley

    Helen Moxley

    LLB Law | 2012-2015

    I have enjoyed seminars most as it allows for discussion and the opportunity to discover alternative viewpoints and other ways of looking at things. It is always interesting to discuss hypothetical cases raised in seminars as you get to try and apply what you have learnt to real life. Read full profile…

    Benjamin Stockton-Finch

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2012 - 2014

    I chose LLM International Corporate Law specifically because I enjoyed company law and business law modules at undergraduate level and wanted to specialise further in these areas. I hope to commence a PhD at Leeds one day. Read full profile…

    Belverlin Yanling Shen

    Belverlin Yanling Shen

    LLB Law | 2012-2015

    If you are looking for a great academic programme and a great social life, the University of Leeds Law School is the one for you. International students get a lot of support and there is a strong network at the University. Read full profile…

    Nishanti Ranee Noelpillai

    Nishanti Ranee Noelpillai

    LLB Law | 2011-2014

    Lecturers convey passion for the subject and tutors always make time to speak to students. The School hosts many events which encourages you to think of your degree beyond essays and exams. Read full profile…

    Rose Muraguri

    Rose Muraguri

    LLM International Banking and Finance Law | 2013-2014

    Leeds is one of the few universities that offers this particular programme and I was attracted to the wide range of highly relevant and interesting topics to study. Read full profile…

    Katy Butler

    Katy Butler

    LLB Law (graduate programme) | 2013-2015

    "The LLB (graduate programme) is a fantastic alternative to the GDL and allows you to select a number of optional modules. This allows you to focus on areas which interest you most and gain knowledge of them before going into practice". Read full profile…

    Edward Hallett

    Edward Hallett

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2011-2015

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology has great variety in terms of content, and helped me develop my academic skills. Read full profile…

    Emma McNamara

    Emma McNamara

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2013 - 2016

    The course content is thought provoking and very interesting. If you’re interested in learning about crime and what causes people to commit offences then this is the course for you. Read full profile…

    James Phillips

    James Phillips

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2012-2015

    I have really enjoyed the course so far- particularly learning about terrorism and the law as well as youth crime and principles of criminal law. I have undertaken a wide range of modules which have been fascinating and enhanced my research skills. Read full profile…

    Bethan Gifford

    Bethan Gifford

    LLB Law | 2011-2014

    I couldn’t have chosen a better university to study at. The support I have received has been fantastic, the standard of teaching has been amazing and the course modules have been thoroughly intriguing. Read full profile…

    Adam Downie

    Adam Downie

    LLB Law (graduate programme) | 2013-2015

    The student support at the University and the Law School are truly first rate. I have particularly appreciated the sort of emotional support that the professors provide. They are reassuring in your ability not only to do well in the programme but to have great academic success. Read full profile…

    Rebecca Howells

    Rebecca Howells

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2011-2015

    The best thing about studying abroad was having the opportunity to explore somewhere new and study my degree in a different context. Whilst it's hard work, it is 100 per cent worth the effort- I would recommend studying abroad to anyone! Read full profile…

    Amelia Shooter

    Amelia Shooter

    LLB Law with French Law | 2010-2014

    Spending a year in France allowed me to explore the subjects that I found interesting from a different viewpoint which was invaluable. I developed an interest in international law which ultimately led my decision to pursue postgraduate study after graduation. Read full profile…

    Megan Sharp

    Megan Sharp

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2012-2015

    This course is brilliant for those who are interested in law, sociology, psychology, politics and criminal justice; it is guaranteed to turn all of your current views upside down. The criminal justice system is always changing which makes the very relevant course and there will always be something you become passionate about. Read full profile…

    Alice Hyde

    Alice Hyde

    LLB Law with French Law | 2010-2014

    I have really enjoyed the international aspects of my degree and am lucky enough to have been accepted into the Diplomatic Service Fast Stream of the Civil Service leadership programme. I will be based in Whitehall for two years before hopefully going overseas to represent British interests all over the world. Read full profile…

    Ella Magal

    Ella Magal

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2009 - 2012

    I was lucky enough to be offered a job the day after I graduated. Initially it was a part-time job, but within a few weeks I was offered a full time position. Read full profile…

    Achas K Burin

    Achas K Burin

    LLB Law | 2008 - 2011

    I am currently a pupil in London. In the immediate future, I plan to combine legal practice with academic writing. Read full profile…

    Manshan Singh

    Manshan Singh

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2012-2013

    The University of Leeds is an excellent institution with a great reputation. I had the opportunity to learn many different aspects of corporate law which was mainly attributed to the modular system and the vast array of subjects on offer. Read full profile…

    Katie Thomson

    Katie Thomson

    MA in Criminal Justice Studies | 2005-2006

    This qualification caught the eye of so many employers, I was getting more interviews than I ever expected! I took my first career step working as a Prisoner Custody Officer. Read full profile…

    Caitlin Lisle

    Caitlin Lisle

    LLM International and European Human Rights Law | 2013-2014

    When I came to the Open Day I was very impressed by the range and quality of facilities available across the campus, as well as the friendliness of the Law School staff. After which I was convinced Leeds was the place for me- a choice I do not regret at all. Read full profile…

    Nicholas Pirie

    Nicholas Pirie

    LLB Law | 1966 - 1969

    I remember the eccentricities of the professors particularly well, in addition to the brilliance of some of the tutors. I also remember the lecturer of land law at the time was a practising solicitor, and very good at explaining this esoteric subject. Read full profile…

    Zaira Sohail Saif

    Zaira Sohail Saif

    LLB Law | 2011 - 2014

    Law is a great subject and it opens the doors to so many careers. The student support at Leeds is excellent. The tutors are always ready to help and are very approachable; this gives the School a personal touch. Read full profile…

    Anushree Gupta

    Anushree Gupta

    LLM International Law | 2012 - 2013

    The student support in the school is really good. There is always someone to listen to your problems and advise you. The quality of teaching is really good and academics have a lot of legal insight. Read full profile…

    Sammie Clark

    Sammie Clark

    LLB Law with Australian Legal Studies | 2011 - 2015

    My course has introduced me to new academic strategies in terms of research and essay writing, whilst allowing me to participate in a vibrant academic and social community. Read full profile…

    Dominique Holbrook

    Dominique Holbrook

    LLB Law | 2011 - 2014

    Leeds offers one of the biggest ranges of law modules for students to choose from. This interested me as I knew I would be able to tailor my degree to my particular interests. Read full profile…

    Sophie Anderson

    Sophie Anderson

    LLB Law with Australian Legal Studies | 2011 - 2015

    There are lots of extra-curricular opportunities to get involved with, which are provided by the School of Law. I participated in the Legal Advice Clinic this year. This was not only great fun but it gave me invaluable hands on experience of the work of solicitors and will greatly enhance my CV and employability prospects. Read full profile…

    Catherine Donnelly

    Catherine Donnelly

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2010 - 2013

    Unlike courses offered by other universities at Leeds it allows you to develop personal relationships with the lecturers and other teaching staff. It also means that you can take your degree in a direction which interests you most, be it legal or sociological. Read full profile…

    Alex Louise Pearl

    Alex Louise Pearl

    LLM International and European Human Rights Law | 2011 - 2013

    The lecturers at Leeds are fantastic for allowing and helping you to think independently about what you are studying and to develop logical arguments that can support your position. Seminars are a fantastic forum for ideas and discussion and the lecturers really support you in trying to develop your own academic opinions. Read full profile…

    Zoe Farrell

    Zoe Farrell

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2011 - 2014

    Criminal Justice and Criminology is a fascinating course which gives you lots of different skills and includes aspects of Psychology, Sociology, Politics and Law. The lecturers are very knowledgeable and are willing to help you succeed and do the best that you can. Read full profile…

    Ryan Marwood

    Ryan Marwood

    LLB Law | 2010 - 2013

    I absolutely loved the course. I most enjoyed the Intellectual Property module and loved the Criminal Law module as I found that it enabled me to apply my studies to the real world; I was able to relate my studies to what I was seeing on the news. Read full profile…

    Sabrina Polak

    Sabrina Polak

    LLB Law | 2008 - 2011

    I felt that the tutors were approachable and were always there to book appointments with to discuss any areas of the course that I was having difficulty with. The University as a whole offers so much. The library and online legal resources are excellent and offers the opportunity to develop research skills. Read full profile…

    Rebecca Swales

    Rebecca Swales

    LLB Law | 2010 - 2013

    The degree has surpassed my expectations in terms of how fascinating and challenging it is. Perhaps most importantly, it has made me realise just how important law is in everyday life, it permeates every aspect of our lives and in many ways by studying it I felt as if I had unlocked a box as a lot of features of our society and the world started to fall into place. Read full profile…

    Ellen Miller

    Ellen Miller

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2010 - 2013

    Studying Criminology means that I am constantly getting closer to answering questions that I have always wondered about, such as why individuals commit crimes against others and how the criminal justice system attempts to punish and rehabilitate offenders whilst offering services to victims. Read full profile…

    Ben Coleborn

    Ben Coleborn

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2010 - 2013

    I am planning on doing a Masters in Criminology so have not yet focused on career aspirations but I would like to be somewhere where I can influence, create or direct criminal justice policy. Read full profile…

    Joanne Nelson

    Joanne Nelson

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2010 - 2013

    I have always had a deep interest in crime and wanted to learn more about the societal reactions to criminal behaviour and look further into why people commit offences in the first place. Read full profile…

    Weiqiong (Sabrina) Zhou

    Weiqiong (Sabrina) Zhou

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2011 - 2012

    My experience here has changed me completely, from the attitude towards life to the world outlook. I have become more optimistic, confident and open-minded through the various experiences. I have gained much more than I had expected and have met people from all over the world. Read full profile…

    Xu Junkai

    Xu Junkai

    LLM International Banking and Finance Law | 2011 - 2012

    As one of the most prestigious universities in UK, the University of Leeds is an ideal place to further my legal study and to experience British culture. Read full profile…

    Yan Wang

    Yan Wang

    LLM International Trade Law | 2011 - 2012

    Besides studying, travelling is my favourite thing to do. I have visited many cities in England, also travelling throughout Europe has broadened my horizon and helps me gradually comprehend the cultures in different countries. Read full profile…

    Yunyi Wang

    Yunyi Wang

    LLM International Banking and Finance Law | 2011 - 2012

    I have been a volunteer in the International Student Club. It’s a welcoming family for all students in Leeds. You can meet new friends here and communicate with people from all over the world. Read full profile…

    David Gardner

    David Gardner

    LLB Law | 2001 - 2004

    I am now the Administrative Court Office Lawyer for Wales. The Administrative Court is a section of the High Court that deals with challenges to the decisions of public bodies (such as Government Departments or Local Authorities). Read full profile…

    Aymeric de Moncuit

    Aymeric de Moncuit

    LLB Law | 2002 - 2003

    From 2007 to 2010 I worked as an antitrust attorney in Anglo-Saxon law firms. In late 2010 I was appointed case-handler at the French Competition Authority. I currently deal with cartels and abuse of dominance cases. Read full profile…

    James Faulkner

    James Faulkner

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2008 - 2011

    I think I have developed far more than I would have if I had stayed in Leeds for my third year. Going abroad breaks up your degree and allows a new perspective both academically and personally. Also, it is a big plus point on your C.V. Read full profile…

    Nicholas Timothy Omondi

    Nicholas Timothy Omondi

    LLM International Banking and Finance Law | 2010 - 2011

    I chose Leeds for a number of reasons - I had always wanted to move to the north of England and for this course Leeds was highly rated. Leeds is the largest financial centre outside London and that offered a lot of exposure to the professional world while still studying. Read full profile…

    Shirley Akuoko-Nketiah

    Shirley Akuoko-Nketiah

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2010 - 2011

    I loved my course. It may not have been easy but I enjoyed myself nevertheless because the modules were interesting and the lecturers were always ready to help. Read full profile…

    Tania Soris

    Tania Soris

    LLB Law | 2008 - 2011

    I have successfully secured a position with the renowned American NGO, the International Justice Mission (IJM). With the hindsight of eventually working for an International Non-Governmental Organization, I will be serving as the legal fellow for IJM’s Kolkata office where I will help their legal team to prosecute sex traffickers. Read full profile…

    Xiao Su

    LLM International Business Law | 2010 - 2011

    Once I finished my course, I came back to China to continue my postgraduate study here. And at the same time, I am working as a trainee in a law firm. I really appreciate my experiences at Leeds, which are useful for my future career. Read full profile…

    Louise Hewitt

    Louise Hewitt

    LLM International Trade Law | 2010 - 2011

    The amount of help and guidance given by the staff within the University is unquestionable. Support was felt throughout my career at the University at all times. I never felt like there was any question too silly or small to ask my tutors, and their enthusiasm made asking questions about essays or something I hadn’t quite grasped a pleasure. Read full profile…

    Felisah Rose Kilembe

    Felisah Rose Kilembe

    LLM International Trade Law | 2010 - 2011

    I have a strong conviction that what the Sub-Saharan region needs is to engage in beneficial International Trade and to attract sustainable international investment. I was therefore eager to learn more about international trade and investment in order to find what role I as a Lawyer can play in the same. Read full profile…

    Jawad  Khalid

    Jawad Khalid

    LLB Law (graduate programme) | 2010 - 2012

    Although this course is challenging, if you are ready to face a challenge then Leeds School of Law should be your first choice! Read full profile…

    Christina Munns

    Christina Munns

    LLM Cyberlaw: Information Technology, Law and Society | 2010 - 2011

    Since graduating from the LLM I continue to use the knowledge and experience gained in my current role. The White Paper ‘Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS’ has triggered a major re-design of the way information is used in the NHS and the knowledge and experience I gained from the LLM has directly inputted to that. I enjoyed the course so much that I am considering pursuing a PhD in Cyberlaw. Read full profile…

    Gaurav Gogia

    Gaurav Gogia

    LLM International Business Law | 2010 - 2011

    To anyone looking for intellectual growth and experiencing a multinational and multicultural environment, I would definitely recommend this University. For me it was a fulfilling experience, an experience of a lifetime, an experience to be cherished and an experience to be remembered. Read full profile…

    Dan Ruo Zhaung

    Dan Ruo Zhaung

    LLM International Business Law | 2010 - 2011

    My professional knowledge has been largely enriched and my thinking ability has been greatly fostered through the programme. It has enriched my CV as well as my experience. Read full profile…

    Juldeh Jalloh

    Juldeh Jalloh

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2010 - 2011

    I hope to take back home (Sierra Leone) the experience and gains acquired from both my undergraduate and postgraduate studies at Leeds; I am proud to belong to such a powerful institution. Read full profile…

    Dongyun Zhou

    Dongyun Zhou

    LLM International Business Law | 2010 - 2011

    My LLM has helped me to learn the academic language of law and definite knowledge of International law. Having learnt how to conduct business between different countries, I feel I would be able to provide information and advice to decision makers in my future roles. Read full profile…

    Charmy Patel

    Charmy Patel

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2010 - 2011

    I have a very high regard for this course, it gives me an advantage of having an international degree and practicing it anywhere in the world. I already have a job offer in one of the best law firms of my state in India. Read full profile…

    Chienye Nnenna Monica Chukwu

    Chienye Nnenna Monica Chukwu

    LLM International Corporate Law | 2010 - 2011

    International Corporate Law is a course which cuts across virtually all sections in the corporate world. It equips you to fit properly into any role in the corporate industry. Read full profile…

    Christos Chatzinikolaou

    Christos Chatzinikolaou

    LLM International Banking and Finance Law | 2010 - 2011

    After completing my studies, I received a job offer in Cyprus, which I accepted, and now I’m working as a lawyer in a corporate and financial services firm. Read full profile…

    Lang Ming Ming

    Lang Ming Ming

    LLM International Trade Law | 2011 - 2012

    I applied to the University of Leeds because of its excellent reputation and because it was recommended to me by my employer. Before starting my LLM in International Trade Law I took a 10 week pre-sessional course in Academic English. Read full profile…

    Dashini Ramrous

    Dashini Ramrous

    LLB Law with French Law | 2007 - 2011

    I would recommend others to take a year abroad as it has hugely improved my confidence in my language and communication skills. Moreover, it has fuelled my desire to work for a European law firm or an international organisation. Read full profile…

    Richard Shepherd

    Richard Shepherd

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2009 - 2012

    Many aspects of the course relate to everyday life situations, so everything you are learning relates to real-life experiences. Read full profile…

    Michelle Haigh

    Michelle Haigh

    LLB Law | 2004 - 2007

    I've wanted to study law since I was young - when I was 13 years old I did some work experience at a solicitors and I loved it, and I still do. Read full profile…

    Stanley Cheng

    Stanley Cheng

    LLM International Business Law | 2010 - 2013

    The English LLB happens to be one of the most versatile law degrees in the world and I really wanted to keep my options open in terms where I would pursue a career after graduation. Read full profile…

    Anna Cole

    Anna Cole

    BA Criminal Justice and Criminology | 2007 - 2011

    Study abroad gave me the opportunity to pursue my passion for travel over an extended period of time. The chance to fully immerse myself in a completely new environment, on a continent I’d never visited, was too appealing to turn down. Read full profile…

    Daniel Marshall

    Daniel Marshall

    | 2006 - 2007

    I am now completing a fully funded PhD at the University of Cambridge, which is directly building on my MA Criminological Research work. Read full profile…

    Sarah Weston

    Sarah Weston

    LLB Law with French Law | 2007 - 2011

    My year abroad was an integral part of my degree, (Law and French), and was the part I was most looking forward to; it didn’t disappoint! Read full profile…

    Edward Bellamy

    Edward Bellamy

    LLM Cyberlaw: Information Technology, Law and Society | 2008 - 2010

    I now have a broader appreciation of relevant issues which have helped expand rapport with clients and as a consequence scope of work. This has led to a more enjoyable working life that has more than funded the cost of the course. Read full profile…

    Mandeep Kaur

    Mandeep Kaur

    LLB Law | 2009 - 2012

    Graduating from a top University with all these amazing experiences on my CV, anything is possible. Read full profile…

    Amy Curtis

    Amy Curtis

    LLB Law with European Law | 2007 - 2011

    My study abroad year has only been full of positives. I learned to become more independent, mature and responsible and also had the opportunity to travel across much of Europe, living in such an easily accessible location. Read full profile…

    Ben Moore

    Ben Moore

    LLB Law with Australian Legal Studies | 2007 - 2011

    A year abroad makes you stand out a lot when it comes to applying to jobs. Interviewers at all of my graduate job interviews have been really impressed with my year abroad and always ask me a lot of questions about it. Read full profile…

    Annie McElwain

    Annie McElwain

    LLB Law | 2010 - 2013

    For me, Leeds just felt right. Strange I know, but I got this feeling as soon as I set foot on the campus and walked around the Law School and the Students’ Union. Read full profile…

    Chris Chilton

    | 2010 - 2011

    As a qualified Barrister, I have become heavily involved with mooting and ended up judging many of the moots and a mock trial for the undergraduate students. Read full profile…

    William Ho

    William Ho

    LLB Law | 1983 - 1986

    Having gained sufficient experience and confidence in the legal profession, William set up his own law firm called “William Ho & Co” in Leeds in 1996. In 2000, William merged with another city centre law firm to become “Burton Burton & Ho”. Read full profile…

    Dr Michael  Shen

    Dr Michael Shen

    LLM European and International Business Law and PhD | 2003 - 2009

    Dr Shen is currently involved in a key research project of the Ministry of Education of China – Restructuring International Economic Order after the Global Credit Crunch and the Legal Countermeasures of China. Read full profile…

    Kelly Bligh

    Kelly Bligh

    LLB Law | 2009 - 2012

    I chose Leeds more than just because it was local; it was really friendly and the tutors seemed to care more about the students. The effort they put in convinced me to come here. Read full profile…

    Duranda Minus

    LLB Law | 2009 - 2012

    Twenty one year old Duranda, from the Bahamas is currently in her second year of the LLB Law. Read full profile…

    Anshuk Megharikh

    LLB Law | 2009 - 2012

    England was the obvious choice, considering almost all legal systems in the world have their origins in the UK. Leeds is renowned for its law school and the structure of the course really appealed to me. Read full profile…

    Matthew Gorman

    Matthew Gorman

    LLB Law (graduate programme) | 2008 - 2010

    Matthew completed a 4 year degree in Political Science at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada, before coming to Leeds to study the 2-year LLB Law programme. Read full profile…

    Pol.Lt.Col.Chitphol  Kanchanakit

    Pol.Lt.Col.Chitphol Kanchanakit

    LLM Cyberlaw: Information Technology, Law and Society | 2009 - 2010

    Pol.Lt.Col.Chitphol Kanchanakit works as a Deputy Superintendent of Interpol sub-division, Foreign Affairs Division, the Royal Thai Police. Read full profile…

    Professor Rosa Greaves

    Professor Rosa Greaves

    LLB Law | 1970 - 1973

    Professor Rosa Greaves, from Portugal has had a successful and varied career since graduating with an LLB Law and is now Head of the Law School at the University of Glasgow. Read full profile…

    Professor Ali Riza Çoban

    Professor Ali Riza Çoban

    PhD | 1998 - 2002

    Professor Ali Riza Çoban, from Turkey completed his PhD in 2002. Since then, he has been working as a Professor teaching Constitutional and Human Rights Law. Read full profile…

    Dr. Haitham A. Haloush

    Dr. Haitham A. Haloush

    PhD | 2000 - 2004

    Dr. Haitham Haloush, who is from Jordan, completed his Phd at the School of Law after graduating with an LLM from the University of Aberdeen. Read full profile…

    Rebecca Moore

    Rebecca Moore

    LLB Law (graduate programme) | 2008 - 2010

    Rebecca Moore is from Mississauga, Ontario, and studied her first degree in International Development Studies at the University of King's College, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Read full profile…

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