Edinburgh Law School students celebrate their graduations

The Law School was delighted to celebrate the graduation of its students at the summer graduation ceremonies last week.

Law School summer graduation 2018 

Nearly 300 law students from across the LLB, DipPLP, PhD and LLM by Research programmes received their degree awards at the ceremony on 4 July, which was hosted by the Principal, Professor Peter Mathieson at the University’s spectacular McEwan Hall.

Students at Law School graduations 2018 

Amongst our student graduates, the School was also delighted to award Honorary Doctor of Law degrees to two distinguished members of the legal community: Professor R Antony Duff, who is a leading specialist in the philosophy of criminal law, and Professor Joseph Norton who is a champion of the study of international financial regulation.

Professor Anthony Duff  Professor Joseph Norton

The graduation ceremony was followed by a reception hosted by the Head of Law School, Professor Martin Hogg for all graduates and their families.

Edinburgh Law School is immensely proud of all of its students and wishes them all the best for the future.