Portsmouth Law School

Past Events

Southern Law PhD Conference 2015

  • Date: 1 May 2015

Time: 10:30am - 5:00pm 
Venue: School of Law, University of Portsmouth, Richmond Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth PO1 3DE

The School of Law at the University of Portsmouth invites postgraduate law students to this exciting new conference in the vibrant, historic city of Portsmouth on the southern coast of England. The conference will host a keynote presentation by Professor Richard Moorhead, Professor of Law and Professional Ethics and Director of the Centre for Ethics and Law, University College London, and presentations from doctoral researchers in traditional paper sessions, which will be chaired by academics in the School – with a prize awarded to the best paper.

Conference Brochure

Conference Brochure (including programme and abstracts) available here.


View directions on how to reach the School of Law, University of Portsmouth, Richmond Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth PO1 3DE:


This is a one-day event, but delegates wishing to book accommodation may wish to do so independently.

Further Information

For more information email: lawphdconference@port.ac.uk


Please book your place via the link below.


Organising Committee

Academic staff

Dan Bedford

Dermot Feenan (founder)

James Hand

Barry Hough


PhD students

David Acheson

Dr. Ernestine Ndzi (12 August - 24 November 2014)

Abubakar Isa Umar (3 February 2015 - )



Photography, video and audio recordings

Please note that School of Law events may be photographed or video and audio recorded. These materials will be used for internal and external promotional purposes only by the University of Portsmouth. If you object to appearing in the photographs, please let our photographer know on the day. Alternatively you can email: lawphdconference@port.ac.uk in advance of the event that you are attending.



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