Amanda Riley – President



My name is Amanda Riley and I am the president of the University of Hull – Law Society. I have a passion for law, a passion about this great university and a passion for being part of a Law Society that will be the envy of all other societies.

To all students who have recently joined the society, thank you for joining, for those of you who are still considering, have a look at our web site and see for yourself why joining our society is such a great idea. Joining could not be simpler, just click on the sign up button at the bottom of this page, where you can pay by debit or credit card, or visit the student union. We have FREE goodie bags for ALL new members with fabulous offers and discounts. We also still have a limited number of FREE 8gb USB drives worth £10 for new fresher members.

Remember to keep coming back and checking our latest news features, be it events, ticket sales, competitions, workshops or social chit chat, it will always be up to date and easily accessible via our menu bar at the top of the page or via our quick link button just to the left of this message.

Happy Viewing

Amanda x

PS. Remember we are still looking for three additional committee members to represent, Pro Bono Asylum Seekers, Recreations and 1st Year Rep. If you are interested then further details and an application form can be found by following the link button to ‘Election Info’. The deadline for applications is Friday 10th October and voting takes place on Monday 13th October at 1830 in the Wilberforce Building, Lecture Theatre 15, we also have email voting facilities.









What We Offer

Welcome to the University of Hull – Law Society. We are one of the Universities largest societies and signing up to join us is the best way to kick-start your University experience. Whatever your year, you are all embarking on one of the most difficult and challenging choice of career options, one where future employers will assess and analyse your time spent at university. If you value your future career, it is an absolute necessity to be part of this society.

Can you really turn up for future interviews without showing that you belonged to the Law Society, after all for the majority of you, Law is your degree choice. Can you really miss the opportunities that we will give you to learn essential skills over and above your degree modules?

Can you really miss the teamwork and friendships that will be forged throughout your time in our society? Do you want to explain to your prospective employer why the Law Society is not down on your CV?

You have this chance to get it right, so take advantage of everything we can do for you and be part of a society that wants to propel you to the top of your profession.

Fun, enjoyment and making new friends, with an intoxicating mix of activities. Bar crawls to cocktail nights & go-karting to ballet, not forgetting our legendary Spring Ball.

A series of exclusive workshops, professional guest speakers, pro bono opportunities, seminars and net working nights, all of which are guaranteed to enhance your CV.

Taking part in Mooting, Negotiation and Client Interviewing competitions should be at the top of your list, and will enable you to build a variety of new and essential legal skills.

  • FUN 100%
  • FRIENDLY 100%
  • EXCITING 100%


Free 8 GB USB Drive

Branded high quality 8gb USB drive FREE to the first 125 Freshers who sign up.

Discounted Socials

Discounts on all ticketed social events and first priority to buy tickets when you are a Law Society member.

Discounted Key Fobs

Save ££££’s at Chiquito, Frankie & Benny’s and The Sugar Mill

Discounts @ Pozition

Save ££££’s at Pozition with FREE entry ticket for two people and amazing drink offers.

Discounts @ Rift & Co & Piper Club

Save ££££’s at Rift & Co and Piper Club with amazing drink offers and discount entry tickets.


Do not miss out, we have a number of FREEBIE GOODIE BAGS to give away, loaded with discount key fobs, free entry tickets and discounted drink vouchers. Other advantages of joining the Law Society include:


  • Discounted Social Event Tickets
  • Career Plus events exclusive to Law Society members
  • Speed Net-Working with leading professionals, exclusive to 2nd & final year students
  • Multiple Workshops only available to Law Society members

Take advantage of our FREE Goodie Bags and join the Law Society today. It’s easy to join, either click on the link at the bottom of this page or visit the Student Union desk. At only £15 it represents incredible value.


In addition to the free offers and discounted tickets, you have the opportunity to be part of an historic society, to take part in unique socials, listen to world class guest speakers and learn essential new skills.

‘my election pledge was to work tirelessly on behalf of our members and with the help and commitment of our dedicated committee, make our society the No1 society on campus and the one society that every law student would want to join’.

Amanda Riley


‘our amazing social events; we have an intoxicating mix of activities planned for this year. Bar crawls to cocktail nights and go-karting to VIP ballet tickets. Not forgetting our legendary spring ball – the hottest ticket on campus. Book your tickets early!’

Patrick Gallagher

Social Secretary

‘our competitions, something we at the law society are extremely proud of. Taking part in our mooting, client negotiation and client interviewing, should be at the very top of your list and will enable you to build a variety of new and essential legal skills’.

Bethany Davies

Competitions Co-ordinator