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Second-Year Undergraduate Prizes

Aaron Baker Memorial Prize in Employment Law Sponsored by Kieran Lee Marshall, a former supervisee, colleague and friend of Aaron Baker is a £100 prize awarded annually to the top-performing student in Employment Law in memory of Aaron Baker, an Associate Professor (Reader) in Law who taught Employment Law for many years.

The Best Overall Performance in the Second Year Prize Supported by Sullivan & Cromwell is awarded annually to the top three undergraduate students in the second year of their LLB - £750 for first, £500 for second and £250 for third place.

The Hefin Rees QC Media Law Prize is awarded each year to the top three undergraduate students in the module of Media Law - £300 for first, £200 for second and £100 for third place. In addition to the financial prize, the winners will all be invited to meet Hefin at an agreed location, at a mutually convenient time.

The Criminal Law Prize Supported by Oxford University Press is presented to the student with the best performance in Criminal Law receiving their choice of books from OUP to the value of £150.

The Land Law Prize Supported by Forsters is awarded annually to the top three undergraduate students in Land Law - £1,200 for first, £600 for second and £200 for third place. The first-place student is also invited to visit Forsters.

The Law of Family Relationships Prize Supported by Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of the Family Division is awarded annually to the top three undergraduate students in Law of Family Relationships - £300 for first, £200 for second and £100 for third place. These students are also invited to meet Sir Andrew when he is sitting in court.

The 1 Hare Court Mini-Pupillage Prize will be awarded annually to the students winning the 1 Hare Court Family Law Moot. The recipients will receive a week-long mini-pupillage at 1 Hare Court, a leading family law chambers, at a mutually convenient time.

The Commercial Law Prize Supported by Three Verulam Buildings is awarded annually to the student achieving the best mark in the Commercial Law module winning the student £250.

The Colin and Romey Warbrick Prize in Public International Law is awarded to the student achieving the best mark in Public International Law winning the student £250.

The Trusts & Equity Prize Supported by Macfarlanes is awarded to the top three second-year students with the highest marks in Trusts - £500 for first, £300 for second and £200 for third place. Prize winners are also invited to visit Macfarlanes.

The Max Hunter Prize for Year Abroad Studies is £200 and awarded annually to the highest scoring student in year two about to undertake a year abroad. This prize was established in memory of Max Hunter, a former law student, who was killed in Israel on 12 August 1997.

The John Steel QC Prize for Advanced Issues in Public Law is an annual examination prize established by a generous gift from John Steel QC. Each year, £600 will be provided amongst the top three students, £300 for first, £200 for second, and £100 for third place. In addition to the financial award, the recipients will be invited to meet Mr. Steel, at an agreed legal location, at a mutually convenient time.

The Clyde & Co Prize in Employment Law is a generous gift of £1700 to be split between the top three students in the Employment Law module; £1000 for first, £500 for second, and £200 for third. In addition, the students will be invited to visit the Clyde & Co offices at a mutually convenient time.

The Clyde & Co Book Fund for Employment Law has been generously established by Clyde & Co for the Employment Law module, allowing up to ten second-year students each academic year to receive the main textbook and statute book at no cost, provided they can evidence financial need.

The Allen & Overy Prize in Contemporary Issues in the Law of the European Internal Market is an annual examination prize established by a generous gift from Allen & Overy  to be distributed amongst the top three second year students in the undergraduate module of Contemporary Issues in the Law of the European Internal Market. The student attaining the highest mark will receive £750.  The students in second and third place will receive £500 and £250 respectively.

In addition to the financial award, the top ten students will be invited by Allen & Overy to visit/participate in work experience at Allen & Overy at a mutually convenient time