Law undergraduate essay competition 2022-2023: sponsorship announcement

The ILBF is delighted to announce that the 2022-2023 law undergraduate essay competition is being sponsored by Latham & Watkins.

The ILBF has enjoyed a long partnership with Latham & Watkins who have sponsored many shipments of books collected by Junior Lawyers Against Poverty (JLAP) groups at UK universities. We are thrilled that Latham & Watkins are sponsoring our 2022-2023 law undergraduate essay competition. With their support we can build a truly exciting competition open to all UK law undergraduates.

‘As a long-term partner of the ILBF, Latham & Watkins is delighted to sponsor the ILBF’s law undergraduate essay competition. Giving all law undergraduates the opportunity to develop their legal argument skills by exploring a key issue is a great way to boost their CVs, whilst giving them the chance to win an exciting prize. Latham & Watkins is committed to supporting the lawyers of the future, and is proud of its global citizenship mission which drives a diverse and inclusive culture and pro bono projects world-wide.’

John-Patrick Sweny, Partner, Latham & Watkins

‘The ILBF law undergraduate essay competition is a fantastic opportunity for all law undergraduates in the UK to tackle a thought-provoking and key question for today’s lawyers. We are extremely grateful to Latham & Watkins for sponsoring the competition and enabling the ILBF to build on the success of the inaugural competition in 2021-2022.’

Katrina Crossley, CEO, ILBF

Watch out for further announcements about the 2022-2023 competition over the coming weeks!