The University of Bristol Law School 90th Birthday Celebration - Bristol

18 November 2023, 6.30 PM - 18 November 2023, 9.30 PM

Wills Memorial Building, Queen's Road, Bristol

The University of Bristol Law School requests the pleasure of your company to celebrate the 90th birthday of the School with fellow alumni at a gala dinner in the iconic Wills Memorial Building on the evening of Saturday 18 November 2023

The Law faculty was inaugurated on 6 October 1933, and during its 90 years has been renowned for world-leading legal education and research. This was reflected most recently in our ranking as 3rd in the UK for legal research excellence.  

We are delighted to celebrate this success and special birthday with our valued alumni as we look ahead to an exciting future with your continued involvement and support.   

Guest speakers 

  • Sir Nicholas Mostyn (LLB 1979 – guest of honour and recently retired High Court Judge. You can read a glowing appreciation of his judicial career here and also discover his entertaining 'Movers and Shakers' podcast about living with Parkinson's which he will say more about on the night.   

  • Current law students highlighting their experience of studying law and the opportunities they’vebenefited from. 


  • 6:30pm join us for drinks in the Reception Room 

  • 7:00pm enjoy a three-course dinner in the Great Hall 

Please register and purchase your ticket on the event webpage.  

In order to celebrate the wonderful history of the Law School and its many alumni, we are asking you to share photos of your time at the School to showcase as part of a rolling slideshow throughout the evening. Please send your images to to have them featured. 

We very much look forward to celebrating with you! 

Contact information

If you have any questions about this event, please contact

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