School of Law

We train lawyers with vision - lawyers who think big.

The University of Surrey ranks 4th for law, and 9th overall in the National Student Survey 2022. We rank 29th out of over 100 UK law schools in Times Good University Guide 2022.

Read more about our vibrant Law School community below. 

Welcome to the school

We have legal experts on staff who hail from not just England and Wales, but also other jurisdictions like the United States, China, Poland, Venezuela, Italy, Hong Kong, and Germany.


World leading

We are proud to be ranked top 12 in the UK and joint 64th in the world for Law

in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023

Study with us

We can provide you with a strong legal education, challenging you not only to understand the law, but also to learn how to debate this to analyse its application to given situations and to apply your legal understanding in a national or international context.

Discover our research

We produce cutting-edge legal research and host a range of speaker events and workshops.

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You have the opportunity to become a Professional Training placement provider with us and to collaborate with our Surrey Law and Technology Hub.


Surrey Employment Law Clinic

We offer innovative and effective solutions to enable those employed to assert their rights by availing the legal expertise of Monaco Solicitors and the award-winning Virtual Lawyer programme.

Stay connected


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Our Nick Clapham reviews Life as a junior barrister: in the words of the independent Bar in The Law Teacher Journal…
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Our Nick Clapham reviews ‘The Jurisprudence and Legal Lives’ of Lady Hale in the Law Society Gazette: