Undergraduate students at Firth Court for Graduation reception 2017


Our alumni have gone into careers not only in law and criminology, but business, policing, banking and teaching. Some of our alumni now even work with us here at Sheffield as lecturers and professors.

Well known alumni include authors Lee Child and Hilary Mantel, CBE; the Hon. Mr Justice Macduff; lawyer, bioethicist and former First Lady of Canada, Maureen McTeer; federal court judge of Malaysia, Dato' Arifin Zakaria; Shonaig Macpherson, IP lawyer and Chairman of the National Trust for Scotland; CEO of the University of Law, Nigel Savage and three Justices of Appeal; the Rt Hon Lord Justice Maurice Kay, the Rt Hon Lady Justice Macur and the Rt Hon Lady Justice Rafferty, DBE.

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Alumni profiles

Some of our alumni have provided testimonials and profiles outlining their time with us here in the School of Law.

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Alumni dinner

All School of Law alumni are welcome to attend the Annual Alumni Reunion dinner in September.

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Sheffield Alumni in London Networking Group

The Sheffield Alumni in London Networking Group is designed to support graduates from Law, Economics and Management, who are living in and around London.

The group runs a series of three networking events each year, where recent graduates can benefit from being a part of our alumni network.

Check back for details of our next event.

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Alumni volunteering

Alumni currently provide testimonials, mentor students, give career talks and sit on our Advisory Board; visit the alumni volunteer webpages to find out more.

You can also make a donation to support the university. Whether you are interested in making a single gift or you would like to set up a regular donation, you will find all the information about how to make your donation on the central alumni webpages, or via the link on the right.

Keep in touch

We love to hear how our alumni are doing, so please do keep in touch. Who knows, one day you may even end up on our list of famous alumni!

By updating your details, we can keep you up to date with life in the University, as well as in the School of Law, and invite you to events that are designed just for you.

If you would like to get in touch with the School of Law directly, please contact Chloe Gibb; +44 (0)114 222 6841, lawalumni@sheffield.ac.uk.