Faculty of Law 2019 convocation

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H. Markham Silver

H. Markham Silver, Q.C. Criminal Justice Fund

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce the creating of the H. Markham Silver, Q.C. Criminal Justice Fund, which honours the life and legacy of Markham Silver, QC, and his lifelong commitment to providing people in need with access to justice. The award will support graduating students who intend to pursue a career in the area of criminal justice within a small firm, not for profit, legal clinic or as a solo practitioner.  

Law students

Society of Law Students Bursary

The Society of Law Students (SLS) Bursary was established to help remove financial barriers to legal education. Created by students and for students, the bursary provides financial support to JD students at UCalgary Law.

Faculty of Law news

New course examines how Canadian law and public policy impact lives of people with disabilities

Students encouraged to think about legal issues from different perspective

New UCalgary course asks the question, Are there laws of war?

Faculty of Law course taught by Canadian Armed Forces former member

Prof featured in film to screen at COP28

Professor Stephanie Chipeur narrates "Disability + Creativity: At the Intersection of Climate Change" from National accessArts Centre.