Queen's Law

Bringing Together the Queen’s and Indigenous Communities

David Sharpe, Law’95, hopes his gift to fund the Indigenous Knowledge Initiative at Queen’s will help create a more welcoming environment for Indigenous students and faculty.

Meet the New Law Dean

Mark Walters, Law’89 alumnus and former faculty member, returns to lead the Faculty of Law’s next phase of remarkable development. 

Three Law Alumni Among Canadian Lawyer's Top 25 Legal Influencers

Esi Codjoe, Frank Walwyn, and Thomas Cromwell make the list because of their level of respect, and ability to influence public opinion and help shape the laws of Canada.

Law Grad Becomes Jeopardy! Champion

Jordan Nussbaum, Law’15, wins $17,800 on popular TV quiz show.

Queen's Legal Aid Director and Alumna Appointed to Nunavut Court of Justice

Former Director of Queen's Legal Aid is now a judge in the Nunavut Court of Justice. 

Bettering the Student Experience for His Peers Earns Law’19 Student Top Queen’s Award

Queen's Law student Adam Grotsky, Law'19, Artsci'16, is the newest inductee into the Tricolour Society. 

Legalizing & Regulating Marijuana

Law alumni share their perspectives on different aspects of legalizing recreational marijuana.

Indigenous Alumnus Helps Right a 133-Year-Old Wrong

Blaine Favel, Law'90, has led a 25-year campaign to exonerate a wrongfully accused Cree Chief. 

Black Law Students’ Association Hosts Alumni Speed Mentoring Event

“We not only want to help current students succeed, but also want these students to know they have experienced alumni in their corner rooting them on,” says BSLA–Queen’s co-founder.

David Sharpe's Gift Creates Award for Indigenous Law Students

David Sharpe, Law’95, has been helping Queen’s Law reach out to Indigenous JD prospects for the past four years as a volunteer ambassador.