Law, Justice and Society at Wolfson

Law, Justice and Society at Wolfson is a collaboration between the Foundation for Law, Justice and Society (FLJS) and Wolfson College, which works to promote an understanding of the role of law in society.

Bringing together the world's top thinkers and practitioners, our aim is to make research on issues of contemporary interest and importance accessible to a wide audience, and to involve the professional, business, and political sectors in our work. Find out more

Our work

Our work is structured around four programmes of activity, through which we explore the interconnections between law, economics, politics, and society. Headed by Professor Denis Galligan, our research covers subjects from constitutions to Europe, regulation to courts and public policy.

Our programme of lectures and workshops is open to the public and free to attend. News and Events

Our publications 

We are committed to disseminating our work to a wide audience in academia and beyond. Our reports, working papers, and policy briefs provide digestible yet authoritative perspectives on issues confronting today's professionals.Publications

Over one hundred publications are freely available to download from our website. Browse Publications

Rainbow Flag CC Torbakhopper
16 June 2016

Hundreds of gay and straight demonstrators gathered in Oxford's Radcliffe Square yesterday evening to pay tribute to the 49 people shot dead in a...

Zoe Goodwin and Pieter Bogaert (on behalf of Wolfson College) accept Green Impact Awards. Credit: Gem Toes
16 June 2016

In addition, Zoë Goodwin, DPhil student at Wolfson College and former Environmental Representative,...

Antony Gormley: Insider VIII/Weeds 1, 1998. Wolfson College, Oxford
14 June 2016

A striking work by renowned sculptor Antony Gormley has been installed in the Front Quad at Wolfson College....