Welcome to the SLSA

Where law meets the social sciences and humanities.



Impact and Law Reform Conference

Registration is now open for this SLSA co-sponsored one-day event at IALS. Keynote speaker: Brenda Hale. Book early to avoid disappointment!

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SLSA 2019

The clock is ticking: don't miss the final registration deadline for Leeds 2019 – 26 March 2019.

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Book and article prize shortlists

In 2018 the SLSA book prize was won by Mapping Paths to Family Justice (pictured). The shortlists for our 2019 book and article prizes have now been published. The winners will be announced at our annual dinner on 4 April 2019 in Leeds.

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Socio-Legal Newsletter spring issue

The spring issue of the Socio-Legal Newsletter has now been published. The copy deadline for the summer issue is Monday 20 May 2019. Members are warmly invited to send in their news!
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Joining the SLSA

Full details of membership benefits can be found on the SLSA membership benefits page

If you have any queries about membership, please contact the SLSA This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SLSA membership fees

Membership fees are due annually.

Full £40 
Student first year free, then £20
Retired* £65 one-off payment
*retired members are entitled to all membership benefits except eligibility for SLSA prizes and funding schemes.

How to join

To join the association, please complete our joining form - available here.

How to renew

If you are already a member but owe membership fees, please make a payment to the association using the bank details below. Please put your full name in merchant reference. Your membership status will then be updated - please note, as this is done manually each month, there is likely to be a delay while your payment is processed.

Payment must be made by bank transfer or standing order:

  • bank: Co-operative Bank

  • sort code: 08-92-99

  • account number: 65209341

  • account name: Socio-Legal Studies Association

  • IBAN: GB21CPBK 08929965209341



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