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First-Year Undergraduate Prizes

The Mr Justice Goss University College Law Prize is awarded to the top 3 first year Castle law students, £300 for first, £200 for second and £100 for third place. These students are also invited to visit the judge in a legal location.

The Lord Hughes of Ombersley Prize for Law in Van Mildert College is awarded to the top three undergraduate students of Van Mildert College in the first year of their LLB - £300 for first, £200 for second and £100 for third place. These students are also invited to visit Lord Hughes in London.

The Hogan Lovells Prize in Tort Law is an annual examination prize established by a generous gift from Hogan Lovells. Each year, £1000 will be provided by the Firm to distribute amongst the top three undergraduate students in the first-year undergraduate module of Tort Law - £500 for first, £300 for second and £200 for third place. In addition to the financial award, the recipients will be invited, by Hogan Lovells, to visit the Hogan Lovells offices at a mutually convenient time.

The Hogan Lovells Prize in Contract Law is an annual examination prize established by a generous gift from Hogan Lovells. Each year, £1000 will be provided by the Firm to distribute amongst the top three undergraduate students in the first-year undergraduate module of Contract Law - £500 for first, £300 for second and £200 for third place. In addition to the financial award, the recipients will be invited, by Hogan Lovells, to visit the Hogan Lovells offices at a mutually convenient time.

The Best Overall Performance in the First Year Prize supported by Herbert Smith Freehills is awarded annually by Herbert Smith Freehills LLP to the top three first-year law students with the best overall performance - £1,200 for first, £600 for second and £200 for third place. These students are also invited to visit Herbert Smith Freehills.

The Edna Sugarman Memorial Prize for Law in St Chad’s College is awarded annually by Jason Sugarman QC to the top three undergraduate students of St Chads College attaining the highest marks - £300 for first, £200 for second and £100 for third place. These students are also invited to meet Mr Sugarman.

The Slaughter and May Prize in Introduction to English Law and Legal Method (henceforth Slaughter and May Prize) is an annual examination prize established by a generous gift from Slaughter and May. Each year, £2250 will be provided by the Firm to distribute amongst the top three undergraduate students in the first-year undergraduate module of Introduction to English Law and Legal Method. Each of these three students will receive £750. In addition to the financial award, the recipients will be invited, by Slaughter and May, to visit the Slaughter and May offices at a mutually convenient time.

The Norton Rose Fulbright Prize in UK Constitutional Law is an annual examination prize established by a generous gift from Norton Rose Fulbright. Each year, £2000 will be provided by the Firm to distribute amongst the top three undergraduate students in the first-year undergraduate module of UK Constitutional Law - £1,200 for first, £600 for second and £200 for third place. In addition to the financial award, the recipients will be invited, by Norton Rose Fulbright, to visit the Norton Rose Fulbright offices at a mutually convenient time.