Welcome to Te Piringa - Faculty of Law

The study and practice of law is exciting, challenging and extremely rewarding. This website will provide you with detailed information about the Waikato law programmes, career opportunities for graduates and the excellent facilities and extensive resources offered to students. Learn more about Te Piringa - Faculty of Law.

Law News & Events

NZLSA Conference Week 23 Aug 2017

New Zealand’s best and brightest law students will descend on the University of Waikato.

Public Presentation: From principle to practice 9 Aug 2017

Murdoch Stephens will speak to two of his recent and forthcoming publications on refugees, resettlement and campaigning.

Public Lecture by Justice Christian Whata 26 Apr 2017

"The I, the Kua and the Ka of biculturalism and the law" The Honourable Justice Christian Whata will be on campus in late April

CEREL Student Event: Career Pathways in Environmental and Resources Law 5 Apr 2017

A panel presentation will present interesting insights into career paths in the environmental and resources areas that law opens up.

Success Stories

Angela Vanderwee, Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (LLB(Hons))

Angela Vanderwee is one of six law students from around New Zealand selected for a two-year term as a judge's clerk at the Auckland High Court.

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