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

Her Brilliant Career
18 May 2016

On Tuesday 24 May, Rachel Cooke will be speaking about her book Her Brilliant Career: Ten Extraordinary Women of the Fifties...

Central Laser Facility, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK
16 May 2016

Dr Matthew C Levy has been awarded funding by the highly-competitive University Challenge Seed Fund/Oxford Invention Fund.  ...

Simon Armitage, Credit: BCar
10 May 2016

Professor Armitage is a noted prose writer, translator, documentary maker and broadcaster, as well as one of the country’s most popular and...