Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Law announces a collaboration with Stowe Family Law on a new module prize

Friday, 03 December 2021

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The School of Law at Oxford Brookes is excited and pleased to announce a new collaboration with Stowe Family Law Oxford. Stowe Family Law are offering work experience at their Oxford office, as part of the new ‘Stowe Family Law Prize’. Which will be awarded to the highest scoring student on the second year Family Law module (Marriage Cohabitation and the Law LAW5002).

The prize offers a student a chance to gain valuable work experience with a leading family law team. Stowe Family Law specialise in divorce, dissolution of civil partnerships and associated matters including financial settlements and arrangements for children. 

The Stowe Family Law Oxford Team said 'Our recent opening in Oxford strengthens our regional presence in the Thames Valley, and as such weare really looking forward to building our relationship with Oxford Brookes School of Law. As a growing firm, we recognise how vital it is for firms such as ours to provide support and open doors for the next generation of lawyers. We welcome this chance to do so for the students of Oxford Brookes School of Law, both via the Stowe Family Law Prize and through other opportunities that our partnership will create..

Module leader Dr Ellen Gordon-Bouvier went on to say, ‘I am delighted that Stowe Family Law has offered this generous prize and that they are keen to forge links with the School of Law. Stowe Family Law has an unrivalled national reputation in family law, so this partnership will bring about fantastic opportunities for our students, many of whom wish to pursue careers in this field.’ 

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