Exhibition | John Peters Humphrey: Law, Human Rights, and Advocacy


That there can be no peace unless human rights and freedoms are respected - John Peters Humphrey, 1947

Exam Period Access to Nahum Gelber Law Library for Winter 2018 semester

Published: 4Apr2018

Starting April 3, McGill students are able to access the Nahum Gelber Law Library 24 hours a day, seven days a week. As agreed between the Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU) and the Law...

Call for applications: 2018 International Clerkships Program

Published: 25Oct2017

McGill’s Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism (CHRLP) is currently accepting applications for:...

Nandini Ramanujam to co-chair Principal’s Task Force on Respect and Inclusion in Campus Life

Published: 14Dec2017

Professor Nandini Ramanujam, Executive Director of the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism, was recently appointed co-chair of the Principal’s Task Force on Respect and Inclusion in Campus...

Winter 2018 examination period (Law)


The Winter 2018 exam period will run April 17 to 30, 2018 at the Faculty of Law./lawCategory: Faculty of Law Law Grad Studies Law student affairs

2018-2019 Stipend for Intensive Courses on Federalism

Published: 21Mar2018

The Peter MacKell Chair on Federalism is pleased to introduce a new stipend, aimed at financially supporting a McGill Faculty of Law student wishing to participate in one of the following programs:

DCL Thesis Defence: Ayodele Akenroye


DCL candidate Ayodele Akenroye will be defending his thesis, “The pursuit of international criminal justice and the construction of victimhood”, which was written under the supervision of Professor...

Emeritus Professor John W. Durnford (1929–2017)

Published: 1Dec2017

Montreal, 1 December 2017 – The Faculty of Law has learned with deep sadness of the passing of Professor Emeritus John W. Durnford on Thursday, 30 November 2017, at the age of 88. His death is a...

DCL seminar: Christopher Whitehead


Doctoral candidate Christopher Whitehead will give his DCL seminar on "The Insurance Business Transfer in Canadian, English, and French Law." Supervisor: Professor Vincent Forray.