Next Event

Tuesday, 16 March – 6pm
David Gauke, former Lord Chancellor

“Reflections on being a Lord Chancellor”

Chair:  Mr Justice Garnham

This free online event is being held jointly with the Study of Parliament Group. 
To register click here


The 2021 Annual Lord Renton Lecture will be given by Lady Arden of Heswall, Justice of the Supreme Court.  Date to be confirmed.


Devolution and the Statute Book

The 2020 Annual Lord Renton Lecture  was given on 15 December 2020 by The Rt Hon. James Wolffe QC, Lord Advocate of Scotland

To download the text of the lecture CLICK HERE 


Thinking policy through before legislating – aspirational legislation

To read the text of the 2019 Lord Renton lecture, given by The Rt Hon. The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd PC, former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales CLICK HERE



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Becoming a member of the Statute Law Society is simple and open to all those with an interest in the drafting of legislation.

All members receive timely reminders of lectures, conferences and other events of interest to the legislative community. Individual members are also entitled to a concessionary subscription rate to the Statute Law Review.

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Mary Block, Administrator
Statute Law Society
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