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

Deciphering the encryption dilemma 2 Feb 2018

Waikato researchers are looking at how the law needs to be changed to deal with the complex factors at play around data encryption.

Indigenous courts of the future 13 Dec 2017

Indigenous Courts, Self-Determination and Criminal Justice

2017 Norris Ward McKinnon Postgraduate Scholarship winners announced 29 Nov 2017

Te Piringa – Faculty of Law is delighted to announce Juliet Chevalier-Watts and Dee Holmes as recipients of the 2017 Norris Ward McKinnon Postgraduate Scholarship.

Shangdong University of Technology Visit 23 Nov 2017

A group of eleven students and two teaching staff from Shangdong University of Technology (SDUT) visited the University of Waikato last week for an intensive course in Common Law.

Success Stories

Natalie Foster, Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws (Hons)

Natalie Foster 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.

Read More

The future is calling and we've answered that call