The Peter A. Allard School of Law is committed to being one of the world’s leading centres for legal education and research and to harnessing the power of its faculty and students to make a positive impact on society. Allard Hall’s light-filled spaces and modern technology provide the foundation for enhancements to our teaching and research that will have impact far beyond the walls of the building itself. The Faculty’s new strategic plan seeks to leverage investments in the building to assist us in moving from one of Canada’s leading law schools to one of the world’s great centres for legal education and research. Meeting this goal will require enhancements to our teaching, an expansion of our faculty complement, and new investments in student financial aid.
The primary objective of the Indigenous Legal Studies Program is to enhance Indigenous involvement in the legal profession by providing legal education relating to Indigenous issues and supporting the more
The Centre for Feminist Legal Studies (CFLS) provides a vital space for students, scholars and the wider feminist legal community to come together, build networks, collaborate on research and exchange more
Justice Burnyeat has served as a member of the UBC Senate for six years, was the founding Director of the law school’s Alumni Association and the president of the UBC Alumni Association. His accomplishments have garnered him many accolades, including being named one of 75 outstanding alumni in UBC’s first 75 years (in 1990), […]
Ms. Rowles’ was appointed to the County Court of Vancouver in 1983, to the Supreme Court of BC in 1986 and to the Court of Appeal in 1991. She has served as Executive of the Vancouver Bar Association, the Legal Services Society, the BC Courthouse Library Society and as a Bencher of the Law […]