Louise Otis to receive honorary doctorate from Université Laval

Published: 22May2019

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that Adjunct Professor Louise Otis will receive a Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, from Université Laval on June 16, 2019. This award honours individuals who...

Andrea Bjorklund and Rosalie Jukier appointed as associate deans

Published: 25Apr2019

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that Professor Andrea K. Bjorklund has been appointed associate dean (graduate studies) for a three-year term, effective July 1, 2019, and Professor...

Symposium - Mort, corporalités et technologies


This interdisciplinary symposium invites reflection on the impact of new technologies on death and our conception of it. Kindly note that the proceedings will be in French.

Five McGill Law students and recent grads tapped to clerk at Supreme Court of Canada

Published: 10Apr2019

The Faculty of Law is delighted to announce that five have been selected from among McGill Law students and recent graduates to serve as law clerks to justices of the Supreme Court of Canada in...

Announcing the 2019 Baxter Family Competition Winners

Published: 2Apr2019

The Faculty of Law and the Peter MacKell Chair in Federalism are delighted to announce the winners of the 2018-2019 Baxter Family Competition:...

Exam Period Access to Nahum Gelber Law Library for Winter 2019

Published: 1Apr2019

From April 1- 30 (April 19-22 Easter long weekend excluded) McGill students will be able to access the Nahum Gelber Law Library 24 hours a day, seven days a week. As agreed between the Students'...

Professor Mark Walters appointed Dean of Queen’s University Faculty of Law

Published: 28Mar2019

It is with mixed feelings of sadness and pride that the Faculty of Law announces that Professor Mark Walters will be leaving McGill University to take up the role of dean at Queen’s University’s...

Andrea Bjorklund appointed Vice-President of the American Society of International Law’s Executive Council

Published: 27Mar2019

The Faculty of Law is pleased to share that Professor Andrea K. Bjorklund has been elected a vice-president of the governing Executive Council of the American Society of International Law (ASIL) at...

Sustainability committee launches community consultation

Published: 20Mar2019

The Faculty of Law’s Sustainability Committee is a new entity, created in response to student demand, building on impressive groundwork by members of a student-led committee. The committee fosters...