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Ranked in the top 300 in the world, the AUT Law School offers a distinctive, professionally-focused legal education. Our programmes are designed to maximise your career opportunities, and AUT law graduates are highly sought after by law firms and other employers.

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Winter 2018 edition of AUTLaw
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Systemic secrecy revealed
Pakeeza Rasheed
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Trafficking victims and the law
10 Jul, 2018
Visiting UK law academic will deliver lecture on the increasing legal protection for trafficking victims compelled to commit offences.
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Leading the next generation
05 Jul, 2018
Mixing the generations for leadership lessons during AUT’s Shadow a Leader day.
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Prison plans examined
15 Jun, 2018
Professor Kris Gledhill discusses the Waikeria Prison site proposal, which will include a 500-bed high security prison and a 100-bed mental health unit.
Systemic secrecy revealed
Systemic secrecy revealed
11 Jun, 2018
AUT Law School academic Amy Benjamin dissects the many faces of secrecy with Catherine Austin Fitts from the Solari Report.
Pakeeza Rasheed
Community contribution celebrated
08 Jun, 2018
AUT Law School recognises MFAT associate counsel Pakeeza Rasheed for her work with charities and community organisations
Justine Patea
Samantha Hiew
Alice Alipour
Phillip Osborne

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