October 2019

In order to support Indigenous candidates in their application to McGill Law, the McCarthy Tétrault Language Fund was established to help break down barriers that Indigenous people sometimes feel towards the legal profession.


October 2019

2019 Bicentennial Team To mark McGill’s upcoming 200th anniversary, McGill Law is creating a web-based interactive visual archive to explore the impact the Faculty throughout its history. Student teams, led by Professor Rosalie Jukier, have been diving deep into archival material to pull the contents together. Find out more.


June 2019

McGill Law alums comment on Bill 21, as well as on asylum and immigration cases, and espionage, start a legal clinic, head the Montreal Bar, receive the Mérite du Barreau, win oratory awards, and join the Federal Court. Continue reading…


June 2019

Frédéric Mégret on CTV Two faculty members appointed associate dean, while others comment on Quebec’s Bill 21, the use of the word ‘genocide’, Brexit, and the replacement of an SCC judge. Also, some of their latest publications and media comments. Keep reading…


April 2019

See albums of recent alumni cocktails here and abroad It’s been a busy spring season of alumni events! We share some photos of functions recently held at the Faculty and abroad.


April 2019

Professor Ram Jakhu speaking at a MILAMOS workshop The MILAMOS Project aims to inform States, space stakeholders and the general public about the dangers of unilateralism and lawlessness in space. Identifying and clarifying rules applicable to military uses in space will strengthen the very legal framework that has served to preserve peace and prosperity for over half a century of space exploration.


April 2019

Jennifer StoddartProfessor Ignacio Cofone offers a recap of the recently held Privacy Revolution conference, which included the participation of former Privacy Commissioner of Canada Jennifer Stoddart.


March 2019

YAB Cocktail 2019 The 2019 Montreal Young Alumni Cocktail in photos, recent career moves within the alumni community,  and a round-up of articles, opinion pieces and academic publications by our graduates.


March 2019

David Lametti David Lametti nommé ministre de la Justice; Ignacio Cofone déboulonne l’argument « Je n’ai rien à cacher » en matière de confidentialité; un nouveau livre signé par Omar Farahat; Adelle Blackett et Armand de Mestral nommés à la liste d’experts pour l’AECG; et nos professeur.e.s dans l’actualité.


December 2018

The Faculty hosted two receptions this spring. March 27, alumni and friends of the Faculty behind some of our most prestigious awards met our scholarship recipients. A few weeks later, over 250 alumni joined us to celebrate our inaugural Montreal Law Alumni Cocktail. See the albums.