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  • The winners of the LRF Annual Writing Awards 2016

  • 50 years of legal education

    LRF 1965-2015

  • The New Zealand Law Review

    - order your copy here

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    Hon Justice Paul Heath


    The LRF provides an opportunity for valuable legal research to be shared among those participating in the legal system. LRF has established many important relationships with legal institutions, academics, Judges and practitioners in New Zealand and elsewhere to achieve our objectives.

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    Bernard Brown

    Publications Chair

    I am proud to have been involved with the LRF since its inception in 1965, and have watched it grow from very small beginnings as a student organisation into a highly regarded, prominent law reform body. We hope you enjoyed the biennial quiz in October 2014 - it was the best one yet!

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    Barbara Relph

    Executive Secretary

    Our purpose is to promote legal research and education in New Zealand and we achieve this in several ways. Not only do we publish the New Zealand Law Review, we also organise conferences on topical issues for the legal community, invest in a visiting scholar programme and hold annual writing awards.

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  • View Our Events

    Don't miss the forthcoming our upcoming Competition Seminar on 28 June!

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  • Law and Technology Conference 8 June 2018

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