Graduate Students

2019 F.R. Scott Lecture with The Right Honourable Richard Wagner, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada


  NOTE: This lecture is full to capacity. To be added to the waiting list, please email rsvp.libraries [at] with your name and the number of seats requested.

DCL Thesis Defence: Jeffery Smith


DCL candidate Jeffery Smith will be defending his thesis, "After Ilulissat: Achieving Coherency in International Environmental Law for the Arctic," which was written under the supervision of...

Health Rights: Individual, Collective, and ‘National’: Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Pre-Conference Session

Published: 14Jun2019

The session will take place on 6 November 2019, with conference to follow on 7-8 November 2019 Location: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, CanadaExtended Submission Deadline: 30 July 2019

Catherine Mathieu awarded prestigious Vanier Scholarship

Published: 28May2019

The Faculty of Law is delighted to announce that the Government of Canada has named DCL candidate Catherine Mathieu a 2019 Vanier Scholar.

12th Annual Conference on International Aviation Liability, Insurance and Finance


This event will bring together world-leading aviation liability, insurance and finance professionals who will participate in a wide range of expert panels including the following: Plaza Centre...

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'...

IASL and IFALPA announce new internship program

Published: 28Mar2019

McGill University’s Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL) and the International Federation of Air Line Pilots’ Associations (IFALPA) are delighted to announce that they have partnered to offer a...

J. Mauricio Gaona wins the 2018 Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement through Media

Published: 28Feb2019

The Faculty is pleased to announce that doctoral candidate and O’Brien Graduate Fellow J. Mauricio Gaona was awarded the 2018 Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement through Media in the Graduate...

The Faculty of Law places 22nd worldwide in QS World University Rankings

Published: 27Feb2019

McGill University’s Faculty of Law was ranked as the 22nd best law school worldwide in the 2019 World University Rankings by Subject, published by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), slightly up from 23rd...