AUT Law School

Located in the heart of Auckland's bustling CBD, AUT Law School offers a distinctive, professionally-focused legal education designed to maximise the employment opportunities available to our students once they graduate. The school is staffed by a team of motivated and supportive lecturers and produces graduates who are quickly becoming highly sought after by a range of law firms and other employers.

Operating since 2009, the four year Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) have been developed in close consultation with the legal profession and other key external stakeholders.

News and Events

Public lecture: Professor Shashikala Gurpur, Symbiosis Law School
Professor Shashikala Gurpur

The Centre for Non-Adversarial Justice is pleased to invite you to a public lecture on 24 April 2017 by Professor Shashikala Gurpur, Dean of the Symbiosis Law School, Pune, India. She will be addressing the topic:

"Non-adversarial justice in rural India: empowering the meek"


AUT Law School – Looking ahead
Dean of Law

AUT Law School opened in 2009 as New Zealand’s sixth law school. In its eighth year now, the School has seen a number of interesting developments in both curriculum and academic staff.

Law Talk spoke to Professor Charles Rickett, Dean AUT Law School, about the School’s journey and how he sees the future.

Read the article


Inquiry right answer to NZSAS raid claims – Kris Gledhill, NZ Herald Op-ed
Associate Professor Kris Gledhill

Hit & Run, which was authored by investigative journalist Nicky Hager and freelance journalist Jon Stephenson, is based on the NZ Special Air Service's (SAS) response to the first New Zealand death in combat in Afghanistan.


Last updated: 21-Mar-2017 9.58am

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