The Edinburgh Law School has a strong international reputation for high quality research. Research is central to the School's activities; staff and students are actively engaged in research across a wide range of legal and socio-legal areas.

The School houses a number of Research Centres, including:

  • The Edinburgh Centre for Private Law
  • The Edinburgh Centre for Constitutional Law
  • The Centre for Law and Society
  • The AHRC Centre for Studies in Intellectual Property and Technology Law (SCRIPT)
  • The Mason Institute
  • The Europa Institute
  • The Scottish Centre for International Law
  • The Centre for Commercial Law
  • The Centre for Legal History

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Recent Submissions

  • Lawyers' Edinburgh 1800-2000 

    MacQueen, Hector L.; Theunissen, Ashley
    Lawyers' Edinburgh 1800-2000 is a beginning on the history of leading Edinburgh law firms from 1800-2000, intended to show their long existence, their location in the New Town until very recently, and the identities of ...